From Daniel Jackson1
Newport [Rhode Island] July 2, 1800. Encloses bill for repair of barracks at Salem.2
ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.
1. Jackson, a major in the Second Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers, was in command of the troops stationed at Newport.
This letter was incorrectly addressed to H as inspector general of the Army, a position he no longer held. See H to Ebenezer Stevens, July 1, 1800, note 3.
2. AD, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.