Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Benjamin Lincoln, 10 December 1792

To Benjamin Lincoln

Treasury Department, December 10, 1792. “The Collector of Wiscassett1 has applied to this Office for a supply of blank Certificates of Registry. I have to request that you will, for the present, transmit him a dozen blanks without delay. He has been directed to apply in future to you in due time—naming the quantity required.…”

L[S], RG 36, Collector of Customs at Boston, Letters from the Treasury and Others, 1789–1809, Vol. I, National Archives; copy, RG 56, Letters to the Collector at Boston, National Archives; copy, RG 56, Letters to Collectors at Small Ports, “Set G,” National Archives.

1Francis Cook.

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