Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Caleb Swan, 26 May 1800

From Caleb Swan, 26 May 1800

Philadelphia May 26. 1800.


As there is no deputy pay master at Harpers Ferry, I wish to be informed to whom I shall transmit the bounty money for four Companies as directed by your Letter of the 23d. instant.

I wish also to be informed, whether it was intended that the bounty money Ordered to Lieutenant Richmond ⟨—⟩ to be for four Companies, including 1960 dollars which I paid to him on the 28 of last month, for two full Companies, or whether it is to be in addition to that sum.

I have the honor to be Sir yr Mo. obt Sert

C: Swan PMG

Genl Hamilton Plainfield.

(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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