From Griffith J. McRee, 10 July 1799
Wilmington N Carolina July 10. 1799.
I Herewith transmit agreeably to instructions from the Secretary of War the Copy of a Contract for Supplying the Troops of the United States within this State during the present year
I Have the Honor to be Sir, Your most Obedt. Humble Servant
G J McRee
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing "Contract for Supplying the Troops of the United States within this State [North Carolina] during the present year," June 21, 1799 (copy, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). H’s instructions on the cover of the ALS from Griffith McRee read: "Acknowlege Receipt & place in the bundle Contracts."