Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Robert Liston, 20 January 1799

From Robert Liston

Philadelphia, January 20, 1799. “Mr Brunel1 delivered to me yesterday your Letter of the 15th of this month;2 and I have furnished him with the passport he wanted for England. …”

ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.

1H placed an asterisk after Brunel’s name and at the bottom of the page wrote: “who went to England to obtain a Patent for a Copying Machine.”

2Letter not found.

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