Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Aaron Ogden, 16 April 1799

From Aaron Ogden, 16 April 1799

Elizabeth Town April 16. 1799.


In pursuance of your favor of the 13th. instant, I send you herewith, a list of the Officers assigned to the different subdistricts, shewing the name of the principal officer of each district and the particular sub-districts to which he is assigned

I have the honor to be Sir with the highest respect your mo. ob. Sert

Aaron Ogden

Major Genl Hamilton.

(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing "A List of the Officers assigned to the different sub-districts of the eleventh recruiting circle …" (DS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). A note by H on the cover of the letter from Ogden reads: “Copy to be made f⟨or⟩ the Secy of War Filed among papers respecting Districts.” In the left margin of the first page of the letter from Ogden, there is an "X" in an unknown hand beside the line in the first paragraph with the words "window shutters" underlined.

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