To Tench Coxe
[Philadelphia] December 6, 1794. “Mr. Hamilton requests Mr. Coxe to state to him how far the supplies procured & expected to be procured from measures already taken are adequate to the requisitions from the War Department for Gun Powder including Salt Petre as the Ingredient.”1
LC, RG 58, Records of the Bureau of Internal Revenue, “Special Cases,” Army, 1793–1865, National Archives.