[Fri. July 18, 1902] All day at "Healy" Hotel - Capt. Healy, of Thetis, Jarvis, Capt & Mrs. Humphries, Mr Miller & Mr Downs (these latter Agent & Auditor of N.A.T. Co) took lunch with us. Met Father Van Gorp & Trecha, from Holy Cross Mission Father V. G. tall, slender, gray, ascetic Bought small Russian bell 1817, fine round Fish river basket & one like those from Puyallup. Called on Capt. Healy & wife & officers "Thetis".
[Saturday 19] "Powers" will not go before tomorrow. "Discovery" in from Nome. Capt. Hibbard on board. Barnette building boat for the Tanana - asked him to name his place Fairbanks - after Senator Fair banks of Indiana - promised to do so - will assist him all I can