Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from William S. Smith, 13 March 1800

From William S. Smith

Union Brigade [Scotch Plains, New Jersey] March 13, 1800. Recommends “Major Shute1 of the 11th.… as a Candidate for the office of Supervisor of the State of Newjersey.”

ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1William Shute was a veteran of the American Revolution and a resident of Elizabeth, New Jersey.

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