Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Abraham Ellery, 18 May 1800

From Abraham Ellery, 18 May 1800

Adjutant General’s Office, New York, May 18th. 1800


Enclosed, I have the honor of submitting to your sanction, my account of monies disbursed for quarters in New York, previous to their being furnished by the public; the reimbursement of which is provided for by Regulations of the War Department, issued in General Orders of March 11th. The account bears date begins May 27. 1799 & is carried to August 1st. 1799, at which time rent commenced upon the house furnished in Washington Street.

I have the honor to be, with the highest respect your most obed. servt.

A. R. Ellery

As. Adjt. General

(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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