From John Stockton, 16 May 1799
State of Delaware Wilmington May 16th. 1799.
Inclosed you will receive a Coppy of the Contract with Asa Freeman; for the Supply of Rations at the Town of Dover, for Such Troops or Recruits, as may be placed at that place during the Present Year.
I am Sir with respect yr. Obt. St.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing a contract between James McHenry and Asa Freeman, May 14, 1799 (copy, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).