To John H. Buell, 4 November 1799
N.Y. Novr. 4th 99
I have received your letter of the twenty first of October in which you announced your arrival at Bennington. Lt. Richmond will act as Pay & Quarter Master to your detachment. An additional number of the recruiting Instns have been deld to this Officer—
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).