From William North, 6 February 1800
Adjutant Generals Office New York Feby 6th 1800
I have the honor to enclose for your approbation Certain Instructions which I supposed necessary to accompany the Inspection Returns—which if approved will, with the printed forms be immediately distributed.
I have the honor to be With the greatest respect Your most obedt Servt.
(LS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).