Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Aaron Ogden, 2 October 1800

To Aaron Ogden

New York October 2. 1800

Dear Sir

Will you do me the favour to inquire & inform me how soon we may depend on our carriage.1 I propose shortly to make a journey to Albany & to take Mrs. H with me,2 which is the cause of my now troubling you. Pray what are you going to do in New Jersey.3 We are all-apprehension about you.

Yrs. truly


Col. Ogden

ALS, George N. Meissner Collection, Rare Book Department, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri.

2H was going to Albany for the October term of the New York Supreme Court, which opened on October 21. See also Philip Schuyler to H, September 29, 1800.

3For the presidential campaign in New Jersey, see the introductory note to H to Theodore Sedgwick, May 4, 1800.

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