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Allen Mountain
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Allen Mountain from Lake Josephine
Highest point
Elevation 9,381 ft (2,859 m)
Prominence 1,136 ft (346 m)
Parent peak Mount Siyeh
Listing Mountains in Glacier County, Montana
Geography
Location Glacier County, Montana, U.S.
Parent range Lewis Range
Topo map USGS Many Glacier MT

Allen Mountain (9,381 ft (2,859 m)) is located in the Lewis Range, Glacier National Park in the U.S. state of Montana. Allen Mountain is NNW of Cracker Lake. The mountain is named to honor Cornelia Seward Allen, the granddaughter of President Abraham Lincoln's Secretary of State William H. Seward Sr. The mountain was named in 1891 by a party of explorers headed by George Bird Grinnell that included Cornelia's brother, William Henry Seward III, a Yale University classmate of Grinnell.

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