Write to Me – 12th Installment

April 8, 1814 Dear Sgt. Rountree, Please have Captain Renselaer at Hyde park promptly at one o’clock in the afternoon on April the fifteenth.  I will be wearing a yellow pelisse.  You can respond to me at the Clarendon Hotel as I will be travelling the next few days to make it to the capitol … Continue Reading

Write to Me – 11th Installment

March 2, 1814 Sinjin, I must protest your continuing to delve into the principal of your account.  I don’t know if you have another source of income, but even so, you should not devastate your investment account.  I am doing my best to salvage things, but without principal I can only do so much.  If … Continue Reading