Transcriptions closed on May 15, 2018. Read more details here.

Recommendation of David Jones

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
Document Information
Date July 31, 1798
Author Name John Jay (primary) Location: Albany
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: New York
Summary Jay recommends his private secretary David Jones, son of the Comptroller, to be one of Hamilton's aides.
Document Format Letter Signed
Document Notes Syrett listed this document in the Appendix to Vol. 22.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; John Jay; David Jones; the Comptroller; ;
Related Places New York; Albany;
Keywords private secretary; temper; disposition; behavior; integrity; honor; ;
Key Phrases the son of the comptroller; this young gentleman has been my private secretary; while with me I was not only satisfied but please with his temper, disposition and behavior;

[Note: Transcriptions are works in progress and maybe partial. Please help us correct any errors or omissions by signing up for a transcription account.]
[not available]