From John Holker
Philadelphia ye 13th January 1790
I have Received the favor of your Letter without date,1 Respecting the settlement of my private Concerns with Mr: Duer: you may rest assured that I shall always feel happy to do any thing which may afford you pleasure or satisfaction & that on this occasion in particular I shall most chearfully conform to your wishes & recommendation. It is very probable I shall be able to go to New york next week, when I shall be more explicit on the Subject: at Same time you’ll permit me to add, that was it not for your interference I should not have altered my Course, having deemed myself ill used By Mr Duer, particularly during my late stay in New york.
I Remain with every sentiment of Respectfull esteem, Dear sir, your most obedient & very humble Servant
Pray deliver the inclosed to Mr Duer.
A: Hamilton Esqr.
ALS, Sleepy Hollow Restorations, Inc., Tarrytown, New York.