Caption title. Letter of transmittal, addressed to the speaker of the House, signed: Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury. Ascribed to the press of Childs and Swaine by Bristol. Signatures: [A]².
RBC copy is no. 38 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 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 of first work in v. 1.