Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Caleb Swan, 11 March 1800

From Caleb Swan, 11 March 1800

Philadelphia March 11. 1800.


I take the liberty of enclosing to you a letter received from Captain Stoddard of the artillery. having done some business with him in my line, I have always found him intelligent and correct. but I have little personal acquaintance with him having seen him only once or twice. I have however heard that he is a man of talents and education and the enclosed letter appears to be a favorable Comment on this report. I have the honor to be very respectfully Sir your most obedient Humble Servt

C: Swan PMG

Major Genl Alexr Hamilton

(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing Amos Stoddard to Swan, March 2, 1800 (ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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