Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Tench Coxe, 24 July 1794

From Tench Coxe

Treasury Department, Revenue Office, July 24, 1794. “Mr. Spillard, the contractor for military rations at Philadelphia is desirous of receiving a payment of seven hundred Dollars on account of his deliveries in the current quarter.…”1

LC, RG 75, Letters of Tench Coxe, Commissioner of the Revenue, Relating to the Procurement of Military, Naval, and Indian Supplies, National Archives.

1On July 25, 1794, Warrant No. 3011 for seven hundred dollars was issued to Matthew Spillard (D, RG 217, Miscellaneous Treasury Accounts, 1790–1894, Account No. 6004, National Archives). See Coxe to H, May 8, 1794.

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