Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Jonathan Jackson, [18 May 1793]

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.]

1For 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.

2DS, RG 217, Miscellaneous Treasury Accounts, 1790–1894, Account No 4479, National Archives.

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