"WHERE WERE YOU HAMILTON…?"
STEUBEN, Baron von. Autograph letter signed. No place, circa spring/summer 1783.
Rare and exceptional 1783 autograph letter, written entirely in French and in Baron von Steuben's hand, to his close friend, Alexander Hamilton, then a member of the Continental Congress, reacting to Congress' rejection of General Washington's plan to demobilize the Continental Army and build a peacetime standing army. $9000.