Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to John Wilcocks, [5 April 1786]

To John Wilcocks1

[New York, April 5, 1786]


I imagine you had not received my letter of the 10th. of March when yours of the 24th. was written. You must have perceived by that, that I do not consider myself at liberty to do any act recognising a concern of Mr. Church in the St. Annes last Cargo or in any other shipment of the same or any subsequent period in any of the vessels in Question

I have the honor to be Sir Your Obed & hum ser

A Hamilton

ADfS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1For information on the disposal of John B. Church’s property, concerning which H was negotiating with Wilcocks, see H to John Chaloner, March 1, 1786; Wilcocks to H, March 5, 1786; H to Chaloner, March 10, 1786; H to Wilcocks, March 10, 1786; and Wilcocks to H, March 24, 1786.

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