To Aaron Ogden
New York January 7th 1800
I have this day written to Colonel Smith1 informing him of my intention to detach you from the Brigade this winter for the purpose of assisting the Adjutant General in framing regulations for the army.2
with true consideration
Df, in the handwriting of Philip Church, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.
1. H to William S. Smith, January 7, 1800 (listed in the appendix to this volume).