Alexander Hamilton Papers

Treasury Department Circular to the Collectors of the Customs, 3 March 1790

Treasury Department Circular
to the Collectors of the Customs

Treasury Department
March 3d. 1790.


You will receive herewith an Act of Congress of the 8th. of february last entitled “An Act for giving effect to the several Acts therein mentioned in respect to the State of North Carolina and other purposes.”1 which I transmit for your government.

I am Sir   Your Obedt Servt.

A Hamilton

LS, to Charles Lee, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; L[S], to Benjamin Lincoln, RG 36, Collector of Customs at Boston, Letters from the Treasury, 1789–1807, Vol. 4, National Archives; LS, Office of the Secretary, United States Treasury Department; copy, United States Finance Miscellany, Treasury Circulars, Library of Congress; copy, RG 56, Circulars of the Office of the Secretary, “Set T,” National Archives.

11 Stat. description begins The Public Statutes at Large of the United States of America (Boston, 1845). description ends 99–101 (February 8, 1790).

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