Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Jonathan Trumbull, 19 July 1799

To Jonathan Trumbull, 19 July 1799

New York July 19th. 1799


I have been favoured with your letter of the 10th. instant—

In consequence of it, I have communicated to the Secy. of War, your recommendation of Mr. Mason as a Cadet in the 13th. Regt. of Infantry with my support.

I shall speedily write to you on the subject of the Soldier, deserter from Niagara—

With great esteem & respect I have the honor to be Sir yr. obedt. Servt.

A Hamilton

(LS, Connecticut State Library, Hartford; Df, in the handwriting of Ethan Brown, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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