Alexander Hamilton’s famous hurricane account reprinted in a Boston newspaper in December 1772

Michael E. Newton's Alexander Hamilton: The Formative Years 400pxAlexander Hamilton’s famous account of the West Indian hurricane of 1772, which was originally published in St. Croix’s The Royal Danish American Gazette, was reprinted in a Boston newspaper in December 1772. Alexander Hamilton apparently never knew this. Neither did his family. Neither has any historian or biographer prior to now.

Supporting evidence and citations will be found in Alexander Hamilton: The Formative Years