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From Gustavus to Antarctica

...Bering Strait. The coldest temperature she'd been in prior to Glacier Bay was 44 degrees in South American's Strait of Magellan. She became the first known person to swim in water that cold when she crossed the strait in 1976. "The difference...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071504/thi_coldswim.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Englishman to circumnavigate the globe, doing so in 1577-80. During this circumnavigation, he passed through the Strait of Magellan in his 100-foot flag ship the Golden Hinde and pillaged the coasts of South and North America. When his ships...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062401/Loc_drake.shtml
Review: Filling in the gaps on 'the backside of America': atlas features old maps and stories

...there involved long and dangerous voyages around the southern tip of South America, round Cape Horn or through the Straits of Magellan. For Russians, it involved an overland journey across the trackless wastes of Siberia - and then a stint of ship...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030704/boo_review.shtml
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Photos: A wild, windy day

...squamish wind, the blasts are known in the coastal fjords of the Alaskan Panhandle, Aleutian Islands, and the Strait of Magellan. Many swirling mists of water were observed throughout the day along the Juneau waterfront areas.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111810/loc_737971331.shtml
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New theory links Sir Francis Drake with Alaska

...Englishman to circumnavigate the globe, doing so in 1577-80. During this circumnavigation, he passed through the Strait of Magellan in his 100-foot flag ship the Golden Hinde and pillaged the coasts of South and North America. When his ships...

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