To John McClallen, 12 August 1799
N. York Augt. 12th. 1799
I have duly received your letter of the 19th. Ulto. and have taken care to write to the
new Secy. of War on the Subject of money & to remind him of the application in favour of Mr. Hosack
great consideration &c &
(Copy, in the handwriting of Ethan Brown, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).