To Caleb Swan, 28 May 1800
Head Quarters Union
Brigade Camp May 28th. 1800
I have received your letter of the 24th. inst., and approve of the advance of pay to Lt. Hooke, which you mention. I shall be ready to cover the disbursement with my warrant, when ever required—
(Df, in the handwriting of Ethan Brown, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).