From James Miller, 12 October 1799
Trenton, October 12, 1799
The following number of suits of Clothing have been Ordered for Transportation to the lower posts on the Misissippi by the Secretary at War pr. the Qr. Mr. General.
|Infantry 3d. Regt.—||17 Sergeants|
|Infantry 1 Regt.—||7 Serjeants|
|Infantry 2d. Regt.—||4 Serjeants|
|Infantry 3d. Regt.—||3 Serjeants|
All the Clothing for the lower Posts on the Mississippi is packed (excepting a few Stocks & Serjt’s. Woolen Overalls) wh. Mr. Harris the Public Store-keeper informs me he is waiting for and the principal part are already forwarded to N. York
The Clothing for Fort Pickering has some time since gone to Pittsg to be sent down the river—
I have the honor to be Sir Your very Hl Sr
Agt. Qr Mr. Gl.
(LS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).