Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Benjamin Lincoln, 7 February [1790]

From Benjamin Lincoln

[Boston] February 7 [1790.] Acknowledges receipt of Hamilton’s “several favors of the 27th. 28 & 30th Ulto.”1 Explains why the collector at Biddeford has not received registry blanks.2 States that the “payment of the Invalids will be undertaken with pleasure.”3

ADf, RG 36, Collector of Customs at Boston, Letters from the Treasury and Others, 1789–1818, Vol. 11, National Archives.

1Letter of January 30 not found.

3The letter to Lincoln on the payment of invalids has not been found, but see H to Jedediah Huntington, January 30, 1790; H to John Haywood, February 2, 1790; and H to Jeremiah Olney, February 4, 1790.

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