Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Aaron Ogden, 22 June 1799

To Aaron Ogden, 22 June 1799

New York June 22d. 1799


I have lately received a letter from one Revell Elton, stating, that an Apprentice of his, by the name of Charles Bunn, has enlisted into Captain Marles’ Company at Burlington, and demanding his discharge, you will therefore please to examine into the facts and if true have the man restored.

With great consideration I am Sir Yr. obedt. servt.

A Hamilton

Col: Ogden

(LS, Lloyd W. Smith Collection, Morristown National Historical Park, Morristown, New Jersey; copy, in the handwriting of Ethan Brown, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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