|Collection||Chicago Historical Society: Alexander Hamilton Papers|
|Date||May 28, 1794|
|Author Name||Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: Treasury Department|
|Recipient Name||[not available]|
|Summary||(CIRCULAR) Notification of a temporary ban on the exportation of arms and ammunition. Enclosed is a translation of a Decree of the National Convention altering the national flag of France.|
|Document Format||Printed Document Signed|
|Document Notes||[not available]|
|Content Notes||[not available]|
|Related Persons/Groups||Alexander Hamilton;|
|Related Places||Treasury Department; France; ;|
|Keywords||arms; ammunition; Decree of the National Convention [of France]; national flag of France; ;|
|Key Phrases||[not available]|
|Transcription [Note: Transcriptions are works in progress and maybe partial. Please help us correct any errors or omissions by signing up for a transcription account.]||(CIRCULAR) TREASURY DEPARTMENT, May 28th, 1794.
AN act has just passed the Legislature prohibiting for a limited time the exportation of arms and ammunition, [symbol for et cetera]c. a copy of which is herewith enclosed for your Government.
I request that you will particularly enjoin it upon the proper officers to pay an immediate and strict attention to the due execution of the said act.
The enclosed is a translation of a Decree of the National Convention, making an alternation in the National Flag of France, which is transmitted for information.
With great consideration, I am, Sir, Your obedient servant