To George Fleming, 28 March 1800
N York March 28 1800
I have just received a letter from Captain Ingersoll informing me that there are at West Point, belonging to the public “Hospital, Medicine, Instruments, furniture &cc. Quarter Master Stores, Artificers Tools, for Carpenter’s
tools and Blacksmiths, Some Articles of Winter Clothing, Stationary, Laboratory Apparatus &c. &c.”—Of all these you will take charge. A return of the Articles of Clothing you will send to Captain Williamson, and ⟨—⟩ of the other things to Col. Ogden the Deputy Quarter Master General in this district
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).