To James McHenry, 28 September 1799
New York Sepr. 28—99.
I enclose to you a letter that I have written to the Superintendant of Military Stores. I wish to be informed whether it will be agreeable to you that I should instruct Col. Parker to have divisions made in the knapsacks of which he
With great respect I am, Sir
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).