To Ebenezer Foot1
Continental Village [New York]
28th of Sept. 1780
Your letter to the General was delivered to me on the road. You will on receipt of this permit the officer with the flag to return delivering him the enclosed letter. This I know to be His Excellency’s intention, and he yesterday gave orders for the purpose which seem not to have reached you. I am Sir Your Most Obed’t
A. Hamilton Aide De Camp
To Mr. Foot
ALS, Mr. C. P. Greenough Fuller, New York City.
1. Foot was the receiver of cattle, quarter-master’s department at Crompond, New York.