Report of the secretary of the Treasury to the House of Representatives, relative to a provision for the support of the public credit of the United States : in conformity to a resolution of the twenty-first day of September, 1789 : presented to the House on Thursday the 14th day of January, 1790 / published by order of the House of Representatives.
Main text signed on p. 21: Alexander Hamilton, secretary of the treasury. Signatures: pi1 [A]² B-E² [superscript chi]E² F-L² [M]1.
RBC copy is no. 1 in a collection of 50 18th-century U.S. government documents, most by Alexander Hamilton and a few by Thomas Jefferson, Henry Knox, and others, bound in 2 volumes (13 in the first volume and 37 in the second, including two manuscripts). RBC copy has modern ms. note ("U.S. - Congress - House - 1st Cong.") in pencil at head of title leaf. RBC copy formerly owned by Alexander Hamilton, with ms. contents list of v. 1 in his hand on last blank leaf in volume. Cf. C.B. Clapp, "Alexander Hamilton's reports" in The University of Pennsylvania library chronicle v. 9, no. 2 (June 1941), p. 52-64. RBC copy has autograph of Henry Kuhl on title leaf. RBC copy: title leaf mended at head, tail and fore-edges; leaf [A]1 mended at fore-edge.