From Samuel Eddins, 24 June 1799
Camp Federal Spring 24th. June 1799
Your favor of the 5th. Inst. is now before me, Covering the General Orders and new instructions, which will be duly attended to, on my part, and shall exert myself in raising of my Quota or Company as easy as Possible
I am Sir with Great Regard Yo. Obdt. Humb Servant
Saml. Eddins Captain
2d Regimt. Arts. & Engineers
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).