Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Abraham Van Vechten, 22 October 1795

To Abraham Van Vechten1

New York, October 22, 1795. “In a letter by the last Post2 I mentioned that I should take the liberty to send you the papers for levying a fine3 Leonard Ganseevort against Gerrit Boon.4 They are now herewith sent….”

AL, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1Van Vechten was an Albany lawyer.

2Letter not found.

3See Sections I, III, and V of “An Act concerning Fines and Recoveries of Lands and Tenements” (New York Laws, 10th Sess., Ch. XLIII [February 26, 1787]).

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