Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to George Washington, 11 April 1793

To George Washington

Treasury Department, April 11, 1793. Encloses “a communication of the 9 instant from the Commissioner of the Revenue,1 this morning received, transmitting a Contract with Abishai Woodward2 as Superintendant of the workmen to be employed in completing the Lighthouse at Bald-Head.”3 Recommends that the contract be approved.

LC, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.

1Letter from Tench Coxe not found.

2Woodward was a carpenter in New London, Connecticut.

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