Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Ebenezer Huntington, 28 February 1799

From Ebenezer Huntington, 28 February 1799

Norwich 28th Feby 1799

Dear Sir

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

Eben: Huntington

Maj Genl. Hamilton

(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).

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