Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Michael Dawson, 1 January 1790

From Michael Dawson1

Philadelphia, January 1, 1790. Applies for the contract for the maintenance of the buoys and beacons in Delaware River and Bay.

LS, RG 26, Early Lighthouse Letters, National Archives.

1Dawson was a Delaware River pilot who had been employed by Pennsylvania to maintain the aids to navigation in the Delaware River.

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