To Benjamin Stoddert, 5 June 1800
M June 5th. 1800
Enclosed are Proceedings of Courts Martial in the cases of Lt. Loring and Dwight—Also the Proceedings of a Court Martial held at Fort Jay on the twenty third of April, of which Captain
Elliot Cochran was President, and Lieut. Hancock Judge Advocate—
They have all been acted upon—
(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).