From Ebenezer Huntington, 28 February 1799
Norwich 28th Feby 1799
This morning your favor of the 18th inst came to hand under cover from Genl J. Huntington at N London to whom it had been sent through a mistake—Inclosed you will find a plan for dividing this state into two districts & subdividing them into ten smaller ones & fixing on a plan for a rendezvous in each district—I have endeavored that each district should be as compact as possible, having reference at the same time to the population in each—
I am dear sir, with much esteem & regard your very humble servt
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing "The state of Connecticut divided into two districts & ten sub districts," February 28, 1799 (AD, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).