Letter to George Washington

Sir, I found Young La Fayette here and delivered him your Letter which much relieved…

Letter to Edward Stevens

Dear Edward This just serves to acknowledge receipt of yours per Cap Lowndes which was…

Letter to Edward Carrington

My Dear Sir Believing that I possess a share of your personal friendship and confidence…

Letter to James Madison

From Alexander Hamilton to James Madison Poughkepsie Saturday [19 July 1788] I thank you My Dear…

Pacificus No. 2

The second and principal objection to the proclamation [of Neutrality], namely, that it is inconsistent…

Cabinet Paper to the President

Answers to remaining questions proposed by the President of the United States on the 18th…

Cabinet Paper to the President

Question the Third proposed by the President of the United States.—”If a minister from the…

Opinion on the Constitutionality of the Bank of the United States

The Secretary of the Treasury having perused with attention the papers containing the opinions of…

Letter to James Madison

Source: To James Madison from Thomas Jefferson, 27 December 1787 (Founders Online), https://goo.gl/ZaJfSg. For ease…

Report on the Subject of Manufactures

The Secretary of the Treasury, in obedience to the order of the House of Representatives…

First Report on Public Credit

[To the Speaker of the House of Representatives] The Secretary of the Treasury, in obedience…

Letter to Alexander Hamilton

In answer to Alexander Hamilton. … Do you think, Sir, that Great Britain is like…

Letter to Alexander Hamilton

Dear Sir, When I wrote to you last we were in a state of tranquility,…

Letter to Alexander Hamilton

Dear Sir: I have received your favor of February, and thank you for the information…

Phocion Letters

First Letter WHILE not only every personal artifice is employed by a few heated and…

Letter to John Jay

Dear Sir, Col Laurens, who will have the honor of delivering you this letter, is…

Speech on the Compromises of the Constitution

Mr. Chairman: The honorable member who spoke yesterday went into an explanation of a variety…

Letter to George Washington

In my passage through the Jerseys and since my arrival here I have taken particular…

Letter to Rufus King

Dear Sir, I wrote to you some days since, that to request you to inform…

Letter to George Washington

Sir Flattering myself that your knowledge of me will induce you to receive that observations…

Letter to George Washington

In conformity to the intimation you were pleased to honor me with on evening last…

Letter to John Jay

Dear Sir, Col Laurens, who will have the honor of delivering you this letter, is…

Letter to James Duane

DEAR SIR: Agreeably to your request, and my promise, I sit down to give you…

Letter to George Washington

Sir, I am duely honored with Your Excellency’s letter of the 4th. and 12th. instant.…

Federalist No. 31

IN DISQUISITIONS of every kind there are certain primary truths, or first principles, upon which…

Helvidius–Pacificus Debate on Neutrality Proclamation

Source: “Pacificus No. I, [29 June 1793],” Founders Online, National Archives, https://goo.gl/bkwub2; ““Helvidius” Number 1,…

The Farmer Refuted

SIR:–I resume my pen, in reply to the curious epistle you have been pleased to…

Federalist No. 68

THE mode of appointment of the Chief Magistrate of the United States is almost the…

Federalist No. 6

The three last numbers of this paper have been dedicated to an enumeration of the…

Federalist No. 9

Source: George W. Carey and James McClellan, eds., The Federalist: The Gideon Edition, (Indianapolis: Liberty…

Federalist No. 78

Source: George W. Carey and James McClellan, eds., The Federalist: The Gideon Edition, (Indianapolis: Liberty…

Federalist No. 70

There is an idea, which is not without its advocates, that a vigorous executive is…

Federalist No. 35

To the People of the State of New York. Before we proceed to examine any…

Federalist No. 23

The necessity of a Constitution, at least equally energetic with the one proposed, to the…

Federalist No. 1

Source: George W. Carey and James McClellan, eds., The Federalist: The Gideon Edition, (Indianapolis: Liberty…