To Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., 26 February 1800
New York February 26. 1800
As Lieutenant Thomas Porter has been in your Neighbourhood it is probable you may know where he now is.
⟨—⟩ You will much therefore much oblige me by forwarding the inclosed letter to him, or returning it to me should you not be acquainted with his destination.
I have the honor to be Sir &—
(Df, in the handwriting of Philip Church, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).