Alexander Hamilton Papers

From Alexander Hamilton to Benjamin Brookes, 25 November 1799

To Benjamin Brookes, 25 November 1799

New York Novr. 25. 99


I have just received your letter of the nineteenth instant, and regret the delay of your journey to this place. Relying however on your the statement which you have transmitted to me, I consent that you postpone it till the first of January—By that time I expect without certainly to see you

Major Brookes—

(Df, in the handwriting of Thomas Y. How, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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