Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Joseph Howell, Junior, 27 January 1794

From Joseph Howell, Junior

W. D. Accountants Office
January 27th 1794


I have the honor to transmit you some observations on that part of the Act of Congress of 30th April 1790,1 respecting officers rations and to solicit your attention on the subject.

I am Sir &c

Joseph Howell

The Honble.
The Secty of the Treasury

LC, RG 93, Letter Book, 1794, National Archives.

1“An Act for regulating the Military Establishment of the United States” (1 Stat. description begins The Public Statutes at Large of the United States of America (Boston, 1845). description ends 119–21). Howell is referring to Section 7 of this act.

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