To Samuel A. Otis1
Treasury Department, October 6, 1792. Requests information for report ordered by the Senate on May 7, 1792.2
LS, RG 46, Second Congress, 1791–1793, Reports of the Secretary of the Treasury (2A-F2), National Archives.
1. Otis, who was secretary of the Senate, was the younger brother of James Otis and the father of Harrison Gray Otis.
2. The contents of this letter are essentially the same as those of “Treasury Department Circular,” September 13, 1792.