From Ebenezer Stevens, 18 October 1799
New York 18 Octr. 1799
I received your favor of yesterda⟨y’s⟩ date respecting a return of articles (say Cloathing &c:) wanted for Lieut. Boote detachment in 3rd. Regimt. Infantry, and in reply, would observe that I forwarded the return on to the Intendent Stores Phila: on the 23rd. August last, requesting him to pay due attention to forwding the Cloathing, to its place of destination
I am Sir with great Consideration Your Hble St.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). A note on the cover reads: "Filed."