To Benjamin Lincoln1
Treasury of the United States [September 24, 1789]
As I shall have occasion to draw on the several Collectors it is necessary that you should be acquainted with my Signature which you have here below
I am Sir Your most humb Servt.
Benj. Lincoln Esquire
Collector of the Customs for Boston &ce
L[S], RG 36, Collector of Customs at Boston, Letters from the Treasury, 1789–1807, Vol. 4, National Archives.
1. Lincoln was collector of customs at Boston.