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Collection Reference Number GLC08960.01
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1792 
Title Alexander Hamilton to Simeon Baldwin regarding federal salaries
Date 13 September 1792
Author Hamilton, Alexander (ca. 1757-1804)  
Additional authors Baldwin, Simeon (1761-1851)
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Instructs Baldwin to comply with the enclosed Congressional act ordering that a list of all federal salaries be compiled by the Treasury Department. Baldwin's reply on verso states that he has complied and enclosed "statements of my fees and expenses."
Subjects Government and Civics  Finance  American Statesmen  Congress  
People Baldwin, Simeon (1761-1851)  Hamilton, Alexander (ca. 1757-1804)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Signer of the U.S. Constitution. Simeon Baldwin was clerck of federal District and Circuit Courts of Connecticut and also a Congressman from Connecticut and mayor of New Haven.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
Related documents Congressional order for Treasury Department to compile federal salaries