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To Alexander Hamilton from Samuel Jones, Junior, 19 October 1803

From Samuel Jones, Junior1

[New York] October 19, 1803. “Mr S. Jones Junior begs leave to remind Gen Hamilton of the case of Mr Remsen2 adm the corporation of the City of New york respecting the water lots at Burling Slip, which the Gen. has under his consideration.…”3

AL, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1Jones was a New York City lawyer and the second son of Samuel Jones, first comptroller of New York State.

2This is a reference to either Simon or Rem Remsen, sons of Peter Remsen, a New York City merchant. Simon and Rem Remsen were also merchants.

3For the full text of this letter and information concerning it, see Goebel, Law Practice description begins Julius Goebel, Jr., and Joseph H. Smith, eds., The Law Practice of Alexander Hamilton: Documents and Commentary (New York and London, 1964– ). description ends , forthcoming volumes.

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