[written above date] Stanton Gen'l Hospital Washington D.C.
A cold [blowing] day in the evening however cold but very pleasant. Received in the morning a letter from my friend [Miss]
H. M. Sweet; (2) in the forenoon at at work in the office. Mr. Moon called upon me, wrote to my friend [Nicol F. Jones] Alexandria
Va. In the afternoon to Rev. [Les] W. Northop of Rochester in the evening attended a missionary meeting at the Wesley Chapel.
Chief Justice [Chase] in the chair. After returning from church wrote long letter to my bethrohed Miss Judith Underdown. War
news good, account of the battle war Richmond our troop successful.