From Caleb Swan, 17 November 1799
November 17, 1799
I have no doubts but that Mr Brooks is competent to discharge the duty lately assigned to Lt Campbell Smith, of paying the detachments at and near Staunton &c, with fidelity and accuracy.
C: Swan PMG
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing Campbell Smith to Swan, November 16, 1799 (ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).