[Tues. July 22, 1902]
Spent most all day yesterday tied up
to the river bank cleaning boilers but
this morning reach Andreafsky -
going at good rate - river fine.
Green fields & waving forests line
banks above Andreafsky -
Passed Seattle No 3rd down river.
Russian Mission at 5 a.m.
Buildings log & good - plenty of
Eskimo - fine Greek church &
beautiful chime of bells - no garden
Met "Susie" going down river.
Holy Cross Mission at 5 p.m.
Good Log buildings - 60 children
in school - Catholic sisters gave
us treat of sweet fresh milk and
beautiful flowers - splendid
gardens - sent us lettuce, &c.
Catholic fathers Van Gorp