To Daniel Jackson, 5 March 1800
New York March 5th. 1800
I send you enclosed the letter of appointment for Dr. Hunnewell—The letter enclosing it to me has this paragraph “A regular appointment for Oliver Hubbard as Surgeon’s mate to the Second Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers cannot be made at this juncture.”
(Df, in the handwriting of Ethan Brown, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).