From Jonathan Cass, 9 May 1800
Wilmington Delaware May 9th. 1800
I have received your orders of the 7 Inst. respecting my recruits being Sent on to Pittsburgh—and as soon as I hear from the D.Q Master General, they shall be immediately complied with.
I am Sir, with much respect & esteem your most obedient Servant.
J. Cass Major 3d R. Inft’y.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).