To Richard Harison
11 April 1791
Mr. Abijah Hammond1 has informed me that he delivered to the Grand Jury, before whom was brought the case of Christopher Bancker,2 the certificate, on which the charge against him was founded.3 I wish to know the present state of that affair.
I am, sir, With great consideration, Your Obedt Servant
Richard Harison Esqr.
Atto. of the United States,
LS, New-York Historical Society, New York City.
1. Hammond was a New York City merchant.
2. According to the New York City directory for 1792, Bancker was a “scrivener.”