Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from James McHenry, 20 September 1799

From James McHenry, 20 September 1799

War department September 20th. 1799


Having received information that a number of Cockades and Eagles have been received into the public store I this morning gave orders for a full supply to be forwarded for the Ninth Tenth Eleventh Twelfth and Sixteenth regiments, and shall immediately direct those for the other Regiments to be sent to them respectively—

I am Sir with great respect Your obed. Servant

James McHenry

Major Genl. Alexr Hamilton

(LS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress; LS, letterpress copy, James McHenry Papers, Library of Congress).

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