10-26-2002 10-26-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2167 Boston
October 26, 2002 11:00AMCalender
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Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804)

$5,581$4,750
Auction: Sale #2167 - 2167 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 26, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804) Autograph letter signed, March 24, 1794, two pages, 4to, as Secretary of the Treasury, to The President and Directors of the Bank of the United States, negotiating a loan of one million dollars for the use of the United States Government and proposing particular installments and interest rates for re-payment, "a speedy decision is important to the arrangement of the Treasury...", with holograph address leaf, framed, (some ink burning).
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Hamilton, United States Government, President , Secretary of the Treasury, Bank of the United States