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Letter from Edmund Randolph to John Nicholson

Identifier: MSS-4347

Content Description

One letter from Edmund Randolf to John Nicholson sent on October 19, 1791. The letter, consisting of one page, discusses items related to the establishment of the First Bank of the United States of America.


  • 1791-10-19

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Biographical / Historical

Edmund Randolph (1753-1813) was the first United States Attorney General and the second United States Secretary of State. John Nicholson (1757-1800) served as comptroller-general of Pennsylvania from 1782 to 1794. John Nicholson was connected with many of the people who created the United States of America’s financial system.


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Guide to Letter from Edmund Randolph to John Nicholson
Finding aid created by Kendall Hallberg, February 2023.
February 2023
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