Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from William Seton, 29 August 1791

From William Seton1

[New York] 29th Augt. 1791


I have the honor to enclose a Return of the Stock I have purchased on account of the United States to this day inclusive,2 being 13291 8/100 of 3 per Cents & 173708 88/100 Deferred, amounting to Dollars 116542 69/100 which Sum has been ⟨received⟩ from this Bank. I expect in a day or two to compleat the whole investiture of 150,000 Dollars.

I have the honor to be with the greatest respect   Sir &c

LC, Bank of New York, New York City.

2This return is printed in ASP description begins American State Papers, Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States (Washington, 1832–1861). description ends , Finance, I, 117.

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