Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Thomas Smith, 10 May 1791

From Thomas Smith

[Philadelphia] May 10, 1791. “… I am nearly out of Indents,1 the Comptroller of this State2 informs me that about 300,000 Dolls. more will pay the Interest on the Certificates belonging to Individuals yet remaining in his Hands. I am honored with your favor 2nd April.…”3

LC, RG 53, Pennsylvania State Loan Office, Letter Book, 1790–1794, Vol. “615–P,” National Archives.

1For background to the issue of indents at the Pennsylvania loan office, see Smith to H, February 14, 1791, note 1.

2John Nicholson.

3Letter not found.

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