Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to George Washington, 8 July 1792

To George Washington

Treasury Department, July 8, 1792. Submits “the in-closed Contract between the Superintendant of the Delaware Lighthouse1 &c. and Benjamin Rice, for the making of two mooring chains for the use of the Beacon boats on the River Delaware.”

LC, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.

1William Allibone was superintendent of lighthouses, beacons, buoys, and public piers for Philadelphia, Cape Henlopen, and Delaware.

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