Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to William Channing, Jeremiah Olney, and John S. Dexter, 12 December 1792

To William Channing, Jeremiah Olney,
and John S. Dexter

Treasury Department
Decr. 12. 1792


I have yet to reply to your letter of the 3d. ultimo,1 and to acknowledge with approbation the attention which you have paid to the subject communicated in my letter of the 22d. Octr.2

I do not clearly understand whether the Stock which was deposited with the Commissioner of Loans,3 remains still in pledge, or not. If it does, I request that it may be released, and restored to the Bank.

With great consideration   I am Gentlemen   Your Obed. servant

A Hamilton

The Attorney of the District
the Collector, and
Supervisor of the Revenue
Rhode Island.

LS, Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence; copy, RG 56, Letters to Collectors at Small Ports, “Set G,” National Archives; copy, RG 56, Letters to the Collector at Providence, National Archives.

1Letter not found.

3Jabez Bowen was commissioner of loans for Rhode Island.

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