camps to study their surroundings
to see what I can find. [map of Yukon River]
Pitkas Camp Yukon River
Andreanoffsky is situated about a
mile and half up that stream from the
Yukon, and on the left or west bank.
It consists of warehouses, storehouse,
drop & hotel for the Companys men in winter.
It is the winter quarters of the A.C. Co. (now
the N.C. Co), - there are several loaded barges
now here waiting to go up river - "Hannah"
is laid up here also.
Soon after we landed at Andreanoffsky
a Malemute (Eskimo) came alongside
in his "Kiack" or one-holed-skin boat
and I bought a spear thrower (the