Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from George Mathews, 17 September 1794

From George Mathews1

[Augusta] September 17, 1794. “On application to Colo. Wylly2 Commissioner of Loans of the United States, in this State, for the payment of Interest due on the Non-Subscribed part of the assumed Debt of this State, he informed me that his instructions3 did not authorise him to pay it. I must therefore request Sir, that you will be explicit with him on this subject, and that arrangements may be made so that the State may be enabled to receive the interest regularly.”

Copy, RG 56, Letters 2d Comptroller, 2d Auditor, Executive of Maryland and Georgia, 1789–1833, Georgia, National Archives.

1Mathews was governor of Georgia.

2Richard Wylly.

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