Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to William S. Smith, 3 May 1800

To William S. Smith, 3 May 1800

NY. May 3rd. 1800


You will discharge the soldier to

Enclosed are some papers relative to the age of a soldier in the eleventh regiment—You will enquire into the case, and if the statement proves correct, discharge the person to whom they it relates.

Col. Smith—

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

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