Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Phineas Bond, 1 September 1795

To Phineas Bond1

New York Sep. 1. 1795

Dr. Sir

Inclosed is a letter to Judge Morris which speaks for itself.2 I shall be glad to hear from you on the subject of it & that at any rate if you do not come, you will authorise some discreet person to cooperate with me on your behalf. If you should turn your attention to a law character, it may be well you should know that Messrs. R: Harrison & R Troupe are concerned for the trustees.3

With esteem I am Sir Yr. Obed ser

A Hamilton

P. Bond Esq

ALS, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

1For an explanation of the contents of this letter, see the introductory note to Philip Schuyler to H, August 31, 1795.

3This letter is endorsed: “answered 2d. Sept.” Bond’s reply has not been found.

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