Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Jeremiah Wadsworth, 2 November 1780

To Jeremiah Wadsworth1

[Preakness, New Jersey, November 2, 1780. The description of this letter in the dealer’s catalogue states that the letter “mentions General Schuyler and refers to his leaving Albany to meet the Convention.”2 Letter not found.]

ALS, sold at Merwin Sales, January 18, 1911, Lot 122.

1Wadsworth had resigned as commissary general of purchases on January 1, 1780.

2This was a convention of eastern states which met at Hartford in early November. Schuyler was one of three delegates from New York.

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