Alexander Hamilton

(1755 - 1804)

A Scottish immigrant born to a single mother, Alexander Hamilton served in the first cabinet of the United States as George Washington’s Secretary of the Treasury.

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Nothing but a permanent body can check the imprudence of democracy.

—Alexander Hamilton, 1787

Voices In Time

1791 | Philadelphia

Infant Industry

Alexander Hamilton wants business to boom.More

Voices In Time

1790 | Philadelphia

Livestock

Making gold and silver productive.More

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