2 March 09
I have the honor of proposing for your Approbation Return Bryant Brown of Vermont to be appointed Captain in the 4th Regt. of Infy. in the Troops raised by virtue of an Act entitled “An Act to raise for a limited time an additional military force”
Accept Sir &c
signed Jn Smith C. C &c—
DNA: RG 107--LSP--Letters Sent to the President.