Inspector F. J. Fitzgerald (Lost Patrol). F.J. Fitzgerald. Received from Insp. Smith in 1972-73. Larry Harris, Principal. [Fitzgerald was a member of the "Lost Patrol" who perished while travelling from Fort McPherson to Dawson, Yukon in 1911.]
"Joe Bird, one of the most skillful and best known half-breed pilots in the north. On Jack's boat last year and again piloting the 'S.S. Slave River' this year. He calls Jack 'Brother' and thinks the world of him. He is also a good friend of mine"
Mackenzie River Delta Dene. "This tribe of Indian known as Loo Sho [Loucheux] is the finest in the north. They are much like the Aleutians of Alaska and not unlike the huskies [Eskimo], though of larger build. I developed quite a respect for the Loo Shoo"
Alma Guest and Metis woman posing in front of a building "This is taken at Fort Smith by the cook tent where three Chinese men cooked for the crew which built ther 'S.S. Distributor' last year. I christened her and made the trip on her maiden voyage. Little did I think that my husband would be purser aboard her this summer. I am wearing moccasins and the Metis women all wear shoes"