Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to William Paterson, 17 May 1799

To William Paterson, 17 May 1799

New York May 17th 1799

Dear Sir,

I shall with all the respect so justly due to it bear in my mind your recommendation of Mr Wemys should the occasion occur in which consistently with all the considerations necessary to be attended to the Government can avail itself of his services—

with true esteem

A H.

Judge Governor Paterson

(Copy, in the handwriting of Philip Church, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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