Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from William Seton, 12 September 1791

From William Seton

[New York] 12 Sep. 1791


I am desired by the President & Directors to acknowledge the receipt of your Letter of the 7th. They have directed 50,000 Dollars to be paid to me agreeable to your desire, and the same is invested in the purchase of Stock, on account of the United States, as specified in the enclosed return.1 I have the honor to be with great respect &ca.

LC, Bank of New York, New York City.

1This 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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