From Aaron Ogden, 4 June 1799
Elizabeth Town June 4th. 1799
Yesterday by the mail I duly received your favor of the 22d. Ultimo, and being in the predicament you mention, in relation to the hats received for my regiment, I have made arrangements for the supply of cockades and loops agreably to your directions—
With the highest respect I have the honor to be, Your mo. Obedt. servt.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).