From Callender Irvine, 30 March 1800
Carlisle 30th March 1800
I have to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 27th Febry last, indulging me with leave of absence, for the recovery of my health; for which I beg you to accept my most grateful thanks—
I have the honor to be Sir your most obedient Humble Servant
(Copy, Dickinson College Library, Carlisle, Pennsylvania).