[Wed. July 30, 1902] Reached Ft. Yukon in the evening - & went ashore for a few minutes - Saw Mountifield- and bought some fine marten skins - he is to send them to me. Read "The Cavalier" by George W. Cable. Good.
[Thursday 31] Passed "Robert Kerr" going up - "Louise" going down "Lavelle Young" "Leah" and "Gustin" going up - some stuck on bar. Circle City & took dinner with Edgar & Lizzie. Claypool &c. came on board for Eagle - Circle is suffering from financial depression - busted boom - Passed Coal Creek &c