Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Tench Coxe, 19 April 1793

To Tench Coxe1

[Philadelphia] Apl. 19. 1793

with 1500 drs. in lieue of the Note for 1500 Drs. in Mr. H.s last letter—I having retd. that Note to him to procure Discot.2

(see Letter B)3

AD, Papers of Tench Coxe in the Coxe Family Papers at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

1For an explanation of the contents of this letter, see the introductory note to Coxe to H, February 13, 1795 (PAH description begins Harold C. Syrett, ed., The Papers of Alexander Hamilton (New York and London, 1961– ). description ends , XVIII, 262–69). See also the references cited in Coxe to H, April 13, 1793, note 3 (printed in this volume).

2This document consists of an envelope addressed to Coxe in H’s handwriting. Coxe wrote below H’s writing: “A. Hamilton Apl. 19. 1793—a cover only, with Check 1500 Ds. A (Entd. 1500 Drs.).” Coxe’s document was written on the reverse side of the envelope.

3For “letter B,” see H to Coxe, April 15, 1793 (printed in this volume).

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