From Andrew McClary, 8 November 1799
Bennington 8th. Novr. 1799
I arrived here on the 7th Instant where I found Majr Buell to whom I reported myself & shew him my instructions
Elijah Paine Esqr. on whom you directed me to call liveth 80 miles from this place
I am Sir with respect your Obedt. Servant
Andw. McClary Capt.
2d. U.S. Regt. Infy.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). A note on the cover reads: "Filed."