To Richard Hunewell, 11 July 1799
N. York July 11th. 1799
The recommendation of Mr. Eli Forbes contd. in your letter of the 20th. of June has been submitted to the Secy. of War and the determination when known will be communicated to you.
With great consideration &c
(Copy, in the handwriting of Ethan Brown, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).