From William Simmons, 21 September 1799
Department of War Accountants office September 21st. 1799.
I have received your letter dated the 18th. Inst. inclosing the Accounts of Doctor Coffin—As soon as that officer arrives every facility will be given to the adjustment of them, as you have requested.
I am with great respect Sir Your Mo Obd Servt.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress; LC, RG 217, Records of the General Accounting Office, Letter Books, Accountant’s Office, Vol. F, May 16, 1799—February 27, 1800, National Archives).