To Jonathan Jackson1
[Philadelphia, May 18, 1793. “For a Journey from Newburyport to Wiscasset & back performed this month at the request of The honorable A Hamilton Secretary of the Treasury signified by his letter of May 18th. 1793 to J Jackson.”2 Letter not found.]
1. For background to this letter, see H to George Thacher, May 18, 1793 (PAH description begins Harold C. Syrett, ed., The Papers of Alexander Hamilton (New York and London, 1961– ). description ends , XIV, 477).
Jackson, a resident of Newburyport, Massachusetts, had been United States marshal for the District of Massachusetts from 1789 to 1791.
2. DS, RG 217, Miscellaneous Treasury Accounts, 1790–1894, Account No 4479, National Archives.