Axel Heiberg

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Fairholme Island
... Table Thor Truro Sverdrup Islands (major) Axel Heiberg Ellef Ringnes Amund Ringnes King Christian Meighen Stor Sverdrup Islands (minor) Fay Gretha Haig-Thomas ... Truro Vanier Sverdrup Islands Amund Ringnes Axel Heiberg Ellef Ringnes Fay Gretha Haig-Thomas Hat King Christian Meighen Stor Ulvingen See also Islands of ...
Axel Heiberg Glacier
... The Axel Heiberg Glacier is a valley glacier, 48 km (30 mi) long, descending from the high elevations of the Antarctic Plateau into the Ross Ice Shelf (nearly at sea level) between the ... in November 1911 by the Norwegian polar explorer Roald Amundsen, and named by him for Axel Heiberg, a Norwegian businessman and patron of science, who contributed to numerous Norwegian polar ...
Ringnes - History
... administrator and salesman) together with financial director Axel Heiberg ... high Canadian Arctic in 1900, Sverdrup named three large islands after his sponsors (Axel Heiberg Island, Amund Ringnes Island, and Ellef Ringnes Island) ... in the Russian Arctic were named after Axel Heiberg, and Ostrov Ringnes (Остров Рингнес), the largest island of the Mona group in the Kara Sea ...