To Jeremiah Olney1
Treasury Department, February 4, 1790. Announces that Olney has been selected by the President to pay “pensions to Invalids for the Space of one year.”2
LS, Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence.
1. On June 14, 1790, the Senate confirmed Olney’s appointment as collector of customs at Providence.
2. This letter, except for the sums specified as owed to the “invalids,” is the same as the one that H wrote to Jedediah Huntington on January 30, 1790.