Report on Exports for the Year
Ending September 30, 1791
Treasury Department, April 17, 1792.
[Communicated on April 17, 1792]1
In obedience to an order of the House, of the 2d instant,2 I transmit an abstract of the goods, wares, and merchandise, exported from each State, from the 1st October, 1790, to the 30th September, 1791.3
Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives.
ASP description begins American State Papers, Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States (Washington, 1832–1861). description ends , Commerce and Navigation, I, 147.
2. On April 2, 1792, the House “Ordered, That … the Secretary of the Treasury be directed to report to this House, in the course of this session, the quantity and value of the exports from each State, any thing in the order of the tenth of November last to the contrary notwithstanding” (Journal of the House, I description begins Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States (Washington, 1826), I. description ends , 556).