From Isaac Parker1
[Castine, District of Maine, August 31, 1797]
Honble Alexander Hamilton Esqr.
Please to deliver Doctor Oliver Mann or his order two notes of Hand lodged with you by John Lowell Jr. Esq for collection, signed by Edward & Elias Parker for $750 each—in which notes my name is mentioned.2
ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.
2. The following receipt in Mann’s handwriting is at the bottom of this letter: “Recd the abovementioned notes of Col Hamilton.
September 27th 1797