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Alexander Hamilton to Tobias Lear, 26 February 1793

Alexander Hamilton to Tobias Lear

Trea: Depart. 26th feby 1793.

Sir,

I have the honor to enclose to you a small account against the United States, for a Seal for the use of the District Court of the State of Vermont.1

As this article forms a charge against the Fund appropriated for the contingent charges of Government, I will thank you to obtain the President’s permission for paying it out of the said fund.2 I am, etc:

Alexandr Hamilton

LB, DLC:GW.

1The enclosure has not been identified.

2On the contingency fund of the U.S. government, see Hamilton to GW, 24 Jan., and note 1, and Hamilton to Lear, 25 May 1793.

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