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Injury to a Private Vessel by Unauthorizede Persons

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CollectionConnecticut Historical Society: Oliver Wolcott Jr. Papers. (no image)
Document Information
Date May 9, 1794
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name George Hammond (primary)
Summary Hamilton discusses a case in which a private vessel, engaged by the British Consul at Norfolk, has been damaged by unauthorized persons. This constitutes a private trespass which must be redressed through the ordinary course of law.
Document Format Autograph Draft Letter Signed
Document Notes Letter was approved by Henry Knox.
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Related Persons/Groups His Excellency, George Hammond; Alexander Hamilton; District Attorney; Henry Knox; ;
Related Places Philadelphia;
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