Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to John Rutherfurd, [4 November 1791–8 October 1792]

To John Rutherfurd

[November 4, 1791–October 8, 1792]1

My Dear Sir

I called at your Lodgings to converse with you on a certain subject and wish much to see you. If you will be at home at two today, I shall then find you.


A Hamilton

ALS, Columbia University Libraries.

1This letter has been dated on the basis of a list written on the back of the letter which contains the names of twenty-four senators who were members of the Second Congress, which lasted from March 4, 1791, to March 3, 1793. On the list is the name of Stephen Bradley of Vermont, who took his seat on November 4, 1791, and Richard Henry Lee, who resigned on October 8, 1792.

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