From Ninian Pinkney, 20 August 1799
Havre de Grace 20th. Augt. 99
By Order of Colo. Hall I have the Honour to inclose you a statement of the Recruiting Officers Accts. of the 9th. Regt.
I am Sir with great Respect Your Obt Sert.
Ninn. Pinkney Lieut.
Pay master 9th. Rgt.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). An endorsement on the cover reads: "Enclosing an acct. which has been sent to Secrt. of War."