Alexander Hamilton Papers

Receipt from George Parkinson, [2 May 1792]

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.

Geo: Parkinson

D, in the writing of H and signed by Parkinson, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1Parkinson 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.

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