Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to George Washington, [23 February 1791]

To George Washington1

[Philadelphia, February 23, 1791]

The Secretary of the Treasury presents his respects to the President and sends him the opinion required2 which occupied him the greatest part of last night.

The Bill for extending the time of opening subscriptions passed yesterday unanimously to an order for engrossing.3

LC, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.

1In the George Washington letter book this letter follows H’s signature on the “Opinion of the Constitutionality of an Act to Establish a Bank,” February 23, 1791.

3See Journal of the House, I description begins Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States (Washington, 1826). description ends , 386.

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