To Colonel Timothy Pickering
[Passaic Falls, New Jersey, November 22, 1780]
A working party of fifty men is ordered to parade tomorrow morning eight oClock at your quarters to take your orders. The object is to repair the road & briges for the march of the army to New Windsor by Pompton, Ringwood &c. A party of Artificers must accompany—A special charge to do the business well.1
Yr hum serv
Alx Hamilton Aide De Camp
ALS, RG 93, Miscellaneous Records, National Archives.