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On the same day Abraham Lincoln was assassinated, only shortly after the end of the civil war, the man who would come to make the purchase of Alaska from Russia, William H. Seward, was almost assassinated as well.
John Wilkes Booth, the man who shot Lincoln, was not alone. Another assassin named Lewis Payne was prowling about that night, and were it not for the heroic efforts of one George Foster Robinson there is a good chance that William H. Seward would have been killed that same night. Had Robinson not saved Seward's life it is entirely possible that Alaska would never have been purchased from Russia in "Seward's Folly" only two years later!
One hundred years later this ten thousand foot mountain on the edge of Matanuska Glacier would be named after George Foster Robinson.
I give you Mt. Sergeant Robinson, named after a true unsung American Hero.