Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Nathan Rice, 10 May 1800

To Nathan Rice

N Y May 10 1800


The President has accepted the resignation of Captain Thomas Chandler, expressing, at the same time, his regret that circumstances should render it necessary for him to retire from the army.1

You will inform Captain Chandler accordingly.

Col. Rice

Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1See Rice to H, March 16, 1800; H to James McHenry, May 5, 1800 (listed in the appendix to this volume); McHenry to H, May 8, 1800 (listed in the appendix to this volume).

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