Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Ebenezer Stevens, 23 September 1799

From Ebenezer Stevens, 23 September 1799

Majr Genl Hamilton

New York 23rd Septemr 1799.


The Secry at War has directed me to have cloathing made up for the 2nd. & 3rd. Regiment of Infanty. for the Southward The Troops at Bennington are of the 16th. Regiment. (Pardon me Sir, If I am wrong); as I mentioned this to you at the Time—

I have received yours inclosing Capt Cockran’s return, and will make the requisi⟨tion⟩ necessary to the proper Officers—I duly Rec⟨d⟩. your note Respecting the Estimate of Boards &c &c: necessary for Hutting a Regiment, and will immediately attend to your Commands therein, and shall lay the same before you to morrow—

I am Sir with Respect Your Hbl St.

Ebenr Stevens.

(LS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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