Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from John J. U. Rivardi, 18 July 1799

From John J. U. Rivardi, 18 July 1799

Niagara July—18—99


Doctor Coffin being at the Moment of his departure when I received the inclosed of the Brittish Comanding Officer at Fort George—I thought it would be a pleasing proof to you of the good harmony existing between the Garrisons. In haste I repeat the assurance of the respectfull consideration with which I have the honor to be Sir, Your Most Obedient & Very humble Servant

J J Ulrich Rivardi

(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). There is an "X" mark in the left margin beside the line beginning "Officer at Fort George...."

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