To James Bruff, 31 July 1799
New York July 31st. ’99
I wrote to you on the 25th. of the last and the 1st. of the present month, and am
much Suprised at never receiving any answer—Apprehensive that they may have miscarried I inclose you Duplicates of both, and request to hear Speedily from you on the Subject of them.
With consideration &
(Copy, in the handwriting of Ethan Brown, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).