From Francis Gibson, 31 December 1799
Carlisle 31st Decr. 1799
I am still at this place and much better of the disease although not so well as to travel in cold weather I hope my next report will be from my former station at Fort Mifflin whither I shall repair the Moment I am fit for duty
I have the Honor to be with respect your obedient Sevant—
Francis Gibson Lieut
2d Regt Art & Engs.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). A note on the cover reads: "Filed."