Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Cornelius I. Bogert, 1 January 1798

From Cornelius I. Bogert1

[New York] January 1, 1798. “Permit me to request your attention to the case of Bull agt Armstrong & Barnewall.…”2

ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1Bogert was a New York City attorney.

2This is a reference to the case of Henry Bull v William Armstrong and George Barnwall. For a discussion of this case, along with the relevant documents, see Goebel, Law Practice description begins Julius Goebel, Jr., ed., The Law Practice of Alexander Hamilton: Documents and Commentary (New York and London, 1964– ). description ends , II, 183–88.

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