Camp 23d Apl 83
The Indisposition of Lieut. Saml Adams of the N. Hampr. Regt is such, that he is renderd unfit for any kind of duty—If your Excellency thinks it Consistent I wish he might be Indulg’d with leave to visit his Friends. Colo. Dearborn will represent his case more particularly. I am Sir Your most Obedt Hble Servt
PHi: Gratz Collection.