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Alexander Hamilton examines Jefferson's address to Congress...
Item # 666714
March 16, 1802
THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, March 16 and 23, 1802 Pages 2 & 3 of each issue contain the: "Examination Of The President's Message, Number XI". It begins in the March 16 issue & concludes in the issue of the 23rd.
Although not signed this work was written by Alexander Hamilton. A website notes: "Hamilton’s “Examination of Jefferson’s Message to Congress of December 7, 1801,” in which Hamilton, writing as Lucius Crassus (one of the great Roman orators), wrote of the need for “prudent aids and encouragements on the part of government” in addition to recognizing the important role and power of markets to bring economic growth.
Eight pages, 9 by 10 3/4 inches, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War