Document 73: Excerpt from the Diary of John D. Davies, 1900
John D. Davies Papers and Diary, MSS 160, Acc. 81/137, Yukon Archives, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada.
Apr. 3. Travelled about 22 mi. for a load of wood.
Apr. 6. Going for a load of wood with 5 dogs, a storm developed. My two ears frostbitten almost lost one completely. In one word almost lost my life.
Apr. 23. Dick and I for a load of wood up the beach about 24 mi.