Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Major Samuel French, [20 March 1778]

To Major Samuel French1

[Valley Forge, March 20, 1778]


His Excellency has received good information, that there is a number of arms and spare Bayonets, at Bordin Town in New Jersey. This he thinks a very improper depositary for them, and desires you will have them removed thence, without delay to one of the Laboratories on this side the Delaware, Allen Town, Lebanon or elsewhere.

I am Sir   Your most hum serv

A Hamilton ADC

ADfS, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.

1French was commissary of military stores.

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