Alexander Hamilton Papers
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From Alexander Hamilton to Egbert Benson, 8 June 1784

To Egbert Benson

[New York, June 8, 1784. The catalogue description of a letter to Benson from Hamilton reads: “Mainly on legal business, concluding: ‘No thing new here except that the Whigs by way of eminence (as they distinguish themselves) are degenerating fast into a very peaceable set of people.’” Letter not found.]

ALS, sold at Anderson Galleries, May 9, 1912, Lot 65.

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