To Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, 17 February 1800
February 17, 1800
I send you a letter from
⟨—⟩ Mr. James Mitchell with my reply to it.
As the letter appears to complain of the conduct of an Officer of the U States I have thought proper to pay it some degree of attention.
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).