To Abel James
New York, December 4, 1783. Reports on the progress of James’s case involving lands in the Otsego Patent.1
Copy, in the handwriting of Abel James, anonymous donor.
1. For the text of this letter and an explanation of its contents, see the discussion of the Otsego Patent of George Croghan in Goebel, Law Practice description begins Julius Goebel, Jr., and Joseph H. Smith, eds., The Law Practice of Alexander Hamilton: Documents and Commentary (New York and London, 1964– ). description ends , forthcoming volumes.