To Samuel Hodgdon, 28 March 1800
NY. March 28 1800
You will forward, without delay, to Lieut Richmond acting Paymaster and Quarter Master to the detachment at Benington under the command of Major Bewell, Clothing sufficient for two more full companies, one of the second, and another of the third regiment—
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).