Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Oliver Wolcott, Junior, [8 September 1797]

To Oliver Wolcott, Junior

[New York, September 8, 1797]

My Dr. Sir

I have received the inclosed letter1 which I send to you with only this remark that I have a good opinion of the writer. I know that the pretensions of the person recommended will be weighed in an equal scale & will have all the attention to which they are intitled.

Yrs. truly


O Wolcott Jun Esq

ALS, RG 59, General Records of the State Department, Applications and Recommendations, 1792–1801, National Archives.

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