Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Thomas Smith, 11 June 1791

From Thomas Smith

[Philadelphia] June 11, 1791. “This accompanys abstract of Certificates received by me from non subscribers1 to the Loan proposed by act of Congress of the 4th of Augt 17902 from 1st to 31st May 1791 which closes the whole of the non-subscription business.…”

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

1For the provisions made for “non-subscribers” to whom Smith is referring, see Andrew Porter to H, April 23, 1791, note 2.

2“An Act making provision for the (payment of the) Debt of the United States” (1 Stat. description begins The Public Statutes at Large of the United States of America (Boston, 1845). description ends 138–44).

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