To William Ward Burrows, 20 February 1800
New York Feby. 20. 1800
your the request contained in your letter of Jany. 25. I return you the letter from Judge Peters which you gave me at Philadelphia and I am happy, as it may serve for our guide in future, that the principle will now is about to be decided upon.
(Df, in the handwriting of Philip Church, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).