Receipt from George Parkinson1
[Philadelphia, May 2, 1792]
Received May 2d. 1792 of Alexander Hamilton One hundred Dollars on account of The Society for establishing useful manufactures.
D, in the writing of H and signed by Parkinson, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.
1. Parkinson had arrived in the United States in 1790. On December 7, 1791, H wrote to the directors of the Society for Establishing Useful Manufactures recommending Parkinson’s employment by the society.