Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Joseph Nourse, 1 August 1794

To Joseph Nourse

Treasury Department, August 1, 1794. “In consequence of a new arrangement of the General accounts of appropriations and expenditures, you are hereby directed to make the following entries, for warrants drawn on the Treasurer1 from the first of January 1794, to the 31st of July following.…”2

DS, RG 39, Appropriation Warrants, Treasury Proper, August 1, 1794–January 2, 1795, National Archives.

1Samuel Meredith.

2The warrants totaled $5,064,734.89.

This document is countersigned by Oliver Wolcott, Jr.

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