To John Wheelock, 11 April 1800
NY. April 11th. 1800
I have been honored with your letter of the second
It gives me pleasure, from the interests you take in the success of Captain Dunham, to inform you that, he has
been appo received the appointment of Brigade Major Inspector which is the equivalent of the one you mention—
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).