Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to the President and Directors of the Bank of Maryland, 25 July 1792

To the President and Directors of the
Bank of Maryland

Treasury Department, July 25, 1792.


I think it proper to inform you that I have directed the collector of Baltimore to divide his deposits, hereafter, between the Bank of Maryland and the Office of Discount and Deposit of the United States Bank, until the 1st of October, ensuing;1 and thenceforth to deposit the public moneys wholly with the said office or branch bank.2

I am, gentlemen, &c.

A. H., Secretary

The President and Directors of the Bank of Maryland.

ASP description begins American State Papers, Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States (Washington, 1832–1861). description ends , Finance, VI, 268.

1H to Otho H. Williams, July 25, 1792 (PAH description begins Harold C. Syrett, ed., The Papers of Alexander Hamilton (New York and London, 1961– ). description ends , XII, 108).

2See H to John Kean, March 28, 1792, note 2 (printed in this volume).

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