From Timothy Taylor, 23 October 1799
New haven Octr. 23rd. 1799—
I have the Honor to inform you that the Regiment sailed this evening for thier winter Quarters, under the Command of Major Ripley,
I have the Honor to be with the Greatest Respect your Obedt Servant—
NB It is expected they will land at Statten Island or Elisabeth Town Point—
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). A note on the cover reads: "Filed. Note ⟨Deserters⟩ proper bundle."