Alexander Hamilton Papers
Documents filtered by: Author="Hamilton, Alexander" AND Recipient="Collectors of the Customs" AND Period="Washington Presidency" AND Project="Hamilton Papers"
sorted by: author

Treasury Department Circular to the Collectors of the Customs, 8 September 1792

Treasury Department Circular
to the Collectors of the Customs

Treasury Department September 8th. 1792.

Sir

I am to request your attention to the in-closed Paper and that in the Columns opposite the described Article of Merchandise or Package (for containing them,) the rates of Freight which are paid from your Port to the Countries expressed in the Head Lines be inserted, and returned to me as early as the Inquiry will admit.

With great consideration I am Sir Your obedient Servt.

A Hamilton

LS, to Jeremiah Olney, Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence; L[S], to Benjamin Lincoln, RG 36, Collector of Customs at Boston, Letters from the Treasury, 1789–1807, Vol. 4, National Archives; LS, to Otho H. Williams, Columbia University Libraries; copy, RG 56, Letters to the Collector at Boston, National Archives; copy, RG 56, Letters to Collectors at Small Ports, “Set G,” National Archives.

Index Entries