From Daniel Bradley, 11 October 1799
Staunton 11th. October 1799—
This acknowledges the receipt of yours of the 1st. Instant wherein you inform me you have communicated
with to General on the subject of my request for a furlough. I am in hopes I shall soon obtain it—
Inclosed you have a return of the recruiting parties under my superintendence for the Month of August oweing to the distance or delay of some of the returns I could not send it sooner—
I am with respect Sir your Obedient Humble Servant—
Daniel Bradley Majr
4th. U.S. Regt.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). An endorsement on the cover reads: "Acknowlege Rect."