To Rufus Graves, 28 August 1799
New York August 28.
to you some papers which will be of importance to you whe⟨n⟩ you come, in conjunction with your Majors to revise the arrangement of relative rank for your regiment.
With great consideration I am, Sir &c. &c.
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).