From Jedediah Huntington, 28 May 1799
New London 28 May 1799
I have at length agreed for the Supply of Rations throughout the state of Connecticut—the Contract with E House & Son will embrace any other place of Rendezvous than those already appointed—The one for Brooklyn will follow soon—
I am very respectfully sir, your obedt Servant
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). H’s directions on the cover read: "Acknowlege Rect & note the name."