Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from James McHenry, 11 August 1798

From James McHenry1

War Department 11th. August 1798.


I have just recieved a letter (of which the enclosed is a Copy) dated the 5th. instant from General Knox.

I request you will attentively consider, the subject of it; and favour me with your opinion thereon.

I am Sir,   with great respect   your obedt. hble servant

James McHenry

Genl. Alexander Hamilton

LS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1For an explanation of the contents of this letter and its enclosure, see the introductory note to George Washington to H, July 14, 1798.

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