Alexander Hamilton Papers

Bill and Receipt from Francis Childs, [12 November 1787]

Bill and Receipt from Francis Childs1

[New York, November 12, 1787]

Alexander Hamilton Esqr.

to Francis Childs Dr.


Nov. 12. to advertising the Farm for Sale on Frog’s
Neck2—9 weeks
} £1.1⟨–⟩

Received payment
Frans Childs

ADS, MS Division, New York Public Library.

1Childs was the editor and publisher of The [New York] Daily Advertiser, a newspaper that he had established on March 1, 1785.

2Throgs (Frogs) Neck is a peninsula at the eastern end of the East River in what was then Westchester County and is now the Bronx, New York City.

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