Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Jacobus Swartwout, [1783]

From Jacobus Swartwout1

[New York, 1783.] Requests that Hamilton serve as attorney in a suit brought against Swartwout by John Thurman for nonpayment of debt.

ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1Swartwout was a member of the New York Assembly from Dutchess County in 1777 and 1778 and from 1780 to 1783.

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