Transcript reads : "Head Quarters 4 Mile Creek 17th (or 19th) September 1813 Sir I am directed by His Honor Major General De Rottenburg to desire that you will immediately on the receipt of this assemble the whole of the Regiment under your command for service. It will randezvous at the Head Quarters of this army. I have the honor to be Sir Your most obedient Servant Aenas Shaw Adjt. Gen. Mil. Major Ten Broeck Com. 4th Regiment Lincoln."
Addressed "On Service Major Tenbroeck Commanding 4th Regt. Lincoln AE.S. 12 Mile Creek"