To Adam Hoops, 23 May 1799
New York May 23. 1799
A Court Martial being now appointed ⟨at Fort Jay⟩ the offenders
⟨there⟩ can be tried. After this all such as may belong to other corps are to be sent to them in the most secure and least expensive manner—
(Copy, in the handwriting of Philip Church, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).