Alexander Hamilton Papers

George Washington to William Duer, 15 March 1779

George Washington to William Duer1

Middlebrook [New Jersey] March 15, 1779. States that Duer needs Governor George Clinton’s permission for an interview with “Mr. Elliot on Staten Island.”

Df, in writing of H, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.

1Duer, who had been a delegate to the Continental Congress from New York, resigned in January, 1779, to attend to private affairs.

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