Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to John Rutherfurd, [4 March 1793–31 January 1795]

To John Rutherfurd

[Philadelphia, March 4, 1793–January 31, 1795]

Dr. Sir

I called at your Quarters a while ago to ask you to take with two or three friends a family Dinner with me to day.

A word in answer by the bearer will oblige.


A Hamilton

Will you tell Mr. Frelinghuyssen1 that if he will be of the party I shall esteem it a favour.

ALS, anonymous donor.

1Frederick Frelinghuysen, a lawyer and a member of the Continental Congress in 1778 and 1782, was a United States Senator from New Jersey.

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