Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Alexander Hamilton, 19 November 1792

From Alexander Hamilton

Nov 19. 1792

Mr. Hamilton presents his Compliments to Mr. Jefferson. On reflection he concluded it to be most in order to address his communication on the subject of Mr. Ternant’s application to the President. A copy which is sent herewith will apprise Mr. Jefferson of its precise import.

RC (DLC). Recorded in SJL as received 19 Nov. 1792. Enclosure: Hamilton to Washington, 19 Nov. 1792 (Tr in DLC; complimentary close and inside address in Hamilton’s hand; endorsed by TJ as received 19 Nov. 1792; printed in Syrett, Hamilton, description begins Harold C. Syrett and others, eds., The Papers of Alexander Hamilton, New York, 1961–87, 27 vols. description ends xiii, 169–73).

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