From Caleb Swan, 4 October 1799
Trenton 4 October 1799—
I enclose to you a copy of General Pinckneys letter to me from Newport.
I have also enclosed, unsealed, a second letter to General Pinckney accompanied by yours to me—If you approve of this communication be pleased to seal it, and let be forwarded to him.
I have the honour to be Sir Your Most Obed Sevt
C: Swan PM Genl.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress), enclosing Charles Cotesworth Pinckney to Swan, September 26, 1799 (copy, in Swan’s handwriting, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). A note on the cover of the letter from Caleb Swan reads: "Filed."