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Robert Fergusson to Alexander Hamilton., 04/06/1788-04/06/1788

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 17
Identifier: 77569
Series 2 contains sixteen (16) letters from Maryland tobacco merchant Robert Fergusson to fellow Maryland tobacco merchant Alexander Hamilton. Discussion of business transactions and debts. Sent from Port Tobacco, Maryland to Piscataway, Maryland. Letters date 1788. Arranged chronologically.

Dates

  • 04/06/1788-04/06/1788

Container Summary

1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4/6/1788 from Maryland tobacco merchant Robert Fergusson to Maryland tobacco merchant Alexander Hamilton, expressing surprise that Mr. Henderson has come by this morning without any papers from John Glassford & Company to go to Mr. Bannalyne[?]. Fergusson urges Hamilton to see that the papers are sent. Fergusson also is disappointed that Mr. Hugh is not ready. Sent from Port Tobacco, Maryland to Piscataway, Maryland.

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Extent

From the Collection: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Shelf Location

09/07/03

Container Summary

1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4/6/1788 from Maryland tobacco merchant Robert Fergusson to Maryland tobacco merchant Alexander Hamilton, expressing surprise that Mr. Henderson has come by this morning without any papers from John Glassford & Company to go to Mr. Bannalyne[?]. Fergusson urges Hamilton to see that the papers are sent. Fergusson also is disappointed that Mr. Hugh is not ready. Sent from Port Tobacco, Maryland to Piscataway, Maryland.

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

FERGUSSON, ROBERT - CORRESP. TO HAMILTON, ALEXANDER (1788): Autographed Letter

HAMILTON, ALEXANDER - CORRESP. FROM FERGUSSON, ROBERT (1788): Autographed Letter

GLASSFORD, JOHN, & COMPANY - REFERENCE (1788): Autographed Letter

JOHN GLASSFORD & COMPANY - REFERENCE (1788): Autographed Letter

PORT TOBACCO - MARYLAND - CORRESP. FROM (1788): Autographed Letter

PISCATAWAY - MARYLAND - CORRESP. TO (1788): Autographed Letter

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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