Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from George Washington, [1 February 1795]

From George Washington1

[Philadelphia, February 1, 1795]

Dear Sir,

I received the enclosed letter with the document therein, last night.

For reasons which will appear obvious, I make you acquainted with the contents of them, being


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ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1H endorsed this letter: “This covered a letter from Mr. Coxe of the 31 of January 1795 containing a charge against Mr. Woolcott for my having committed to him & he having exercised the duties of Secy of the Treasury in my absence on the western expedition. A H.”

For background to this letter, see H to Oliver Wolcott, Jr., September 29, 1794; Coxe to H, December 28, 1794; H to Coxe, December 29, 1794.

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