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Ruby Peak previously climbed Thu, Aug 28, 2003|
Mt. Mills previously climbed Fri, Jul 2, 1999
Mt. Mills (13,451 ft.)
Named by Sierra Club in 1910
"Darius Ogden Mills (1825-1910), banker and philanthropist; founder and namer
of the city of Millbrae; founder of the Carson and Colorada Railroad; a
charter member of the Sierra Club. (Historic Spots, 119, 305, 403.) The
mountain was named at the suggestion of the Sierra Club after Mills' death.
The mountain and creek were named on the first edition of the
Mt. Goddard 30' map, 1912. 'Upper' and 'Lower
Mills Creek Lake' were named in 1943 by William . Dill of the DFG. (DFG survey.)"
- Peter Browning, Place Names of the Sierra Nevada
For more information see these SummitPost pages: Ruby Peak - Mt. Mills
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