Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Amos Stoddard, 4 May 1799

To Amos Stoddard, 4 May 1799

New York May 4th 1799


The Secretary of War has transmitted me a letter from Mr P Wadsworth stating that John Bushwell has applied for the discharge release of his Son a private in your company offering to procure a person in his place equally eligible should you find that to be the case you are at liberty to release exchange him.

with true consideration

⟨ Capt⟩ain Stoddard.

(Df, in the handwriting of Philip Church, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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