Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Joseph Whipple, 17 May 1791

From Joseph Whipple

Portsmouth, New Hampshire, May 17, 1791. “… My last letter (May 10th)1 Stated the amount of the first moiety of Invalid Pensioners in New Hampshire at 1661 ⁹⁸⁄₁₀₀ Dolls. This Should have been 1660 ⁹⁶⁄₁₀₀ Dolls. which last mentioned Sum is the precise amount of the Said moiety deducting the Sum of 376 ³⁵⁄₁₀₀ Dolls. paid by the State to those Pensioners.”

LC, RG 36, Collector of Customs at Portsmouth, Letters Sent, 1789–1790, Vol. 1, National Archives.

1Letter not found.

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