From Thomas Smith
Loan Office [Philadelphia] Pennsa Novemr 15 1790.
I now forward Subscription accounts with the Certificates, Indents & money of the old emission received with them on account of a Loan to the United states from the 1st to the 31st day of October inclusive also Vouchers for the issue of Certificates to the Subscribers of said Loan. I have uniformley signed the Certificates issued by me & have inserted the number names & sums in the Marginal Checks from whence they were cut. I shall pay attention to the Certificates to be issued to Non-subscribers and relative to the payment of Interest, of Indents & old emissions as also to your directions respecting state debt.1
I am &c
Honble Alexr. Hamilton secy. of the Treasury
LC, RG 53, Pennsylvania State Loan Office, Letter Book, 1790–1794, Vol. “615-P,” National Archives.