Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Samuel Hodgdon, 17 March 1800

From Samuel Hodgdon, 17 March 1800

Intendant’s Office, War Department, 17. March 1800.


Agreeably to your request, I now inform you that Clothing for a full Company of Recruits, to the address of Major Freeman is on board Captn. German’s Ship, which sails shortly for Charleston. I have written to the Major to advise him they are forwarded in consequence of your requisition for the recruiting service.

I am, Sir, very respectfully, Your most Obedient servant

Samuel Hodgdon

General Hamilton—

(LS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress; LC, RG 94, Post-Revolutionary War Records, Letters of Samuel Hodgdon, National Archives).

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