To Jabez Huntington, 30 November 1799
N York Nov. 30. 99
I have just received a letter from the S of War in which he informs me that the President accepts your resignation, but regrets that any circumstances
the should deprive the army of your services.
With great con—
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). A note on the cover reads: "To be copied."