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Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804) Return of the Artillery Company of the State of New York commanded by Alexander Hamilton

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00468 Author/Creator: Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804) Place Written: New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: October 1776 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 16.4 x 20 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00468 Author/Creator: Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804) Place Written: New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: October 1776 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 16.4 x 20 cm.

Signed in text in the third person in the title ("Alexander Hamilton"). Lists numbers of men of various rank present in varying capacities.

Signer of the U.S. Constitution.

Signer of the U.S. Constitution.

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