Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Yelverton Peyton, 22 December 1799

From Yelverton Peyton, 22 December 1799

Wilmington Decbr. 22nd. 1799.


I arrived at this place on Saturday the 20th. at 5 Oclock A.M. I have complied with the orders of your Circular letter and now wait for further orders.

I am with the highest regard Sir Yr. Ob H St.

Y Peyton

Lt &.

Genl. Hamilton

(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). On the cover H wrote a draft of his reply: "He will report himself to Major Cass & take his orders."

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