Alexander Hamilton

Letters of Patent to Establish a Fair or Market in St. Catharines

Item

Title

Letters of Patent to Establish a Fair or Market in St. Catharines

Description

Letters patent to establish a fair or market in St. Catharines which give Alexander Hamilton the authority as the Sheriff to collect the tolls. The Royal Coat of Arms is in the upper left hand corner of the first page and the document is signed by Sir Francis Bond Head, Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada; Robert S. Jameson, attorney general and D. Cameron, secretary.

Creator

Head, Sir Francis Bond
Jameson, Robert S.
Cameron, D.

Date

July 8, 1836

Subject

St. Catharines, Ontario

Source

Alexander Hamilton fonds, RG 640, Archives and Special Collections, Brock University

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