Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to James House, 20 October 1799

To James House, 20 October 1799

New York October 20th. 1799


As soon as you shall have received your instructions from the Pay Master General for the government of your conduct, you will repair to Fort McHenry, where which you will consider as your general station. That point is conceived to be the most convenient for the receipt and transmission by you of all the monies which shall be furnished for the Regiment

With great consideration I am Sir Yr Obed St

Lt House—of the first Regt. of Artillerists

(ADf, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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