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Alexander Hamilton papers, 1775-1806.
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804.
- .5 linear foot (1 box, 2 v.)
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Collection consists of family and political correspondence,legal notes and papers, manuscripts of writings, and materials about Hamilton. Includes notes on Hamilton's affair with Mrs. Maria Reynolds; letters to George Washington concerning the writing of Washington's farewelladdress with a draft by Hamilton for Washington's consideration; and material relating to Hamilton's "Plan for a U.S. Constitution, June 18, 1787." Also, official circulars comprising letters and printed documents as United States Secretary of the Treasury, primarily to Jedediah Huntington, Collector of Customs, New London, Conn.
Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804), statesman, was the first United States Secretary of the Treasury.
Controlled Access Terms
- Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804.
- Reynolds, Maria.
- Hamilton family.
- United States Constitution.
- Presidents -- United States.
- Customs administration -- Connecticut.
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1789-1815.
- United States -- Economic policy -- To 1933.
- Connecticut -- Economic policy.
Additional Creator Names
- Washington, George, 1732-1799.
- Huntington, Jedediah, 1743-1818.
- United States. Dept. of the Treasury.
- Connecticut. Collector of Revenue.