To James McHenry,  April 1799
New York Philadelphia April 24, 1799
I request that a competent supply of Tents Knapsacks Camp Kettles and Canteens may be forwarded with the Cloathing may speedily follow it. The Regimental or Circle rendezvouses wh⟨ich⟩ have been appointed, liable however to revision, are for Connecticut New Haven, for New York the town ⟨—⟩ ⟨We⟩st Chester, for New Jersey, Elizabeth Town for ⟨Pennsy⟩lvania Bristol, for Maryland Havre De Grace. ⟨—⟩ others will be hereafter communicated.
With great respect I have the honor to be Sir Yr Obed ser
(ADf, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).