Alexander Hamilton Papers

Treasury Department Circular to the Governors of the States, 13 November 1793

Treasury Department Circular
to the Governors of the States

Treasury Department November 13th 1793


The Commissioners for settling the accounts between the united States and the Individual States having made their final report to the President, dated the 29th of June 17931 I am to announce to Your Excellency, that a Balance of [Seventy five thousand and fifty five Dollars]2 has been reported by the said Commissioners in favour of the State of [New Hampshire.]

I have the honor to be with respect3   Your Excellency’s   most obedient Servant

Alexander Hamilton
Secretary of the Treasy

LS, to Josiah Bartlett, Mr. Lucius S. Ruder, Clearwater, Florida: LS, to Joshua Clayton, Delaware State Archives, Dover; LS, to Arthur Fenner, Rhode Island State Archives, Providence; LS, to Henry Lee, Mr. Clem D. Johnston, Roanoke, Virginia.

2The amount varies in each of the circulars.

3The words “with respect” are in H’s handwriting.

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