Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to William S. Smith, 30 May 1800

To William S. Smith1

Camp Union Brigade [Scotch Plains, New Jersey]
May 30th 1800


Major Tousard has arrived here for the purpose of recruiting six companies of Artillerists. I request you to give facility to the accomplishment of the object. The men enlisted will not leave their corps untill the time of their disbandment.

Col. Smith

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

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