From James McHenry, 21 February 1799
War Department Feby 21st 1799
I transmit for your information a copy of a letter from Major Tousard, dated New-Port 10th Feby 1799
I have the honor to be with great respect Your most Obd Hbl
(LS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing Lewis Tousard to McHenry, February 10, 1799 (copy, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). An endorsement on the cover of the LS from James McHenry reads: "answd. March 5. 1799."