From Israel Ludlow1
[November 4, 1789. On May 13, 1790, Hamilton wrote to Ludlow: “Your letter of the 4th. of November … has some time since been received.” Letter not found.]
1. Ludlow was a New Jersey surveyor and land speculator. When he wrote this letter, he was in what is now the state of Ohio where he was serving as the chief surveyor for the Miami Purchase.