To Ebenezer Stevens, 7 October 1799
New York Oct 7. 1799
Inclosed are sundry returns. One of Articles wanting at Niagara was lately sent you. It demands immediate attention. But you will not consider yourself bound to furnish the precise quantity required but such as may be proper for a garrison of two Companies of
Artillery Infantry & half a Company of Artillerists
With great consin yr obn Ser
(ALS, New-York Historical Society, New York City).