Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Caleb Swan, 14 October 1799

To Caleb Swan, 14 October 1799

Trenton October 14th. 1799


There is a recruiting detachment at Staunton under the Superintendence of Major Bradley, and that officer informs me that they are in great want of a supply of bounty money. I have to request that you will forward without delay such a sum as shall be sufficient, with what has been already sent, to make up the bounty for four complete companies.

With great consn. I am, Sir

Caleb Swan Esqr.

(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How and H, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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