From Robert Turnbull1
Petersburg, Virginia, February 10, 1789. “I am possessed of a Bill on you … dated the 10th May 1788 for £57 Virga. money, being endorsed … to me.… You will be so obliging as to give me Information, how this matter stands and what probability there is, of any recovery being made.…”
ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.
1. Turnbull was a merchant of Petersburg, Virginia.