To Samuel Hodgdon, 17 March 1800
NY. March 17th. 1800
⟨—⟩ send to Harper’s ferry, subject to the orders of General Pinckney, a supply quantity of fixed ammunition equal to a supply field supply of four four pounders, and a regiment of Infantry. You will also send to the Union ⟨—⟩ Brigade, subject to the order of Col. Smith a quantity of fixed ammunition equal to a field supply of two six pounders and a battallion of Infantry. The same quantity will be sent to oxford subject to the order of Col. Rice.
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).