From David Strong, 13 October 1799
D’Etroit 13th. October 1799.
I have taken the liberty of enclosing to you a report of the Contractors Stores, for the present Month, which was omitted when I sent my last dispatches &c.
I have the honor to be with great esteem and Regard Sir Your Humbl. Servant
D. Strong Lt Colo.
Comdt. 2d. Rgt.
(LS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing "Report of Provisions in Store at Detroit the 30th of September 1799" (DS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). An endorsement on the cover of the LS from David Strong reads: "Filed in proper bundle—1799."