On the south side of the United States Treasury Building located in Washington, D.C. is a prominently placed statue of the likeness of Alexander Hamilton, the nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Other than scholars of American history and economics, few onlookers would have recognized the man from the statue until Lin-Manuel Miranda’s critically acclaimed Broadway stage production Hamilton: An American Musical (2015) resurrected the Secretary’s public historical legacy.
"May, Gregory, Jefferson’s Treasure: How Albert Gallatin Saved the New Nation from Debt,"
Swiss American Historical Society Review: Vol. 56
, Article 5.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/sahs_review/vol56/iss3/5