From James McHenry, 1 April 1799
War. Dept. 1 April 1799
Inclosed is a letter from Mr. Allen respecting Litchfield as a good recruiting rendezvous and Lt. Beebe as a good recruiting Officer to be employed in that place. Will you give the request your attention in making your arrangements.
I am D Sir Yours
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing John Allen to McHenry, March 25, 1799 (ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).