Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from James McHenry, 25 October 1799

From James McHenry

War Department, Trenton, October 25, 1799. “I this morning received your Letter, dated the 23d. instant.… Entertaining the same opinion I request, you will accordingly give such orders as you may deem proper, and expedient, for the comfortable accomodations of both regiments at as little expence as possible, and without a purchase of Land.… The orders on the subject should proceed directly from you.”

Df, James McHenry Papers, Library of Congress.

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