To John H. Buell, 20 September 1799
New York Sept. 20th. 1799
You are directed on the receipt of
the this to repair without delay to Bennington in the State of Vermont to be employed in the recruiting Service. When there you wi⟨ll⟩ immediately please to report yourself immediately to me for further Orders
With great consider⟨ation⟩ &
(Df, in the handwriting of Ethan Brown, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).