War Department Feby: 19: 1800.
The enclosed proceedings of a Court Martial in the case of Lieut: Samuel Hoffman of the Twelfth Regiment of Infantry with a letter from Major General Hamilton dated the 18th. instant, is respectfully submitted to the President of the United States.
I have the honor to be, / with the greatest respect, / Sir, / your most obedt. & hble. servant
MHi: Adams Papers.