Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to James Read, 4 November 1799

To James Read, 4 November 1799

N.Y. Nobr. 4th. 1799


You will have the prisoners at Fort Jay, belonging to the 12th. Regt. conveyed to Elisabeth Town under a Small guard, by Thursday next, when I have given orders that there shall be a party at that place from the Camp to receive them—

With consideration—

Capt. Read

(Df, in the handwriting of Ethan Brown, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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