[Document, 1778 December 11]

 

Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Gérard, Conrad Alexandre, 1729-1790 (Addressee)
Title
[Document, 1778 December 11]
Abstract
Jay is glad, so soon after his appointment to office, to begin a correspondence with a gentleman who is favorable to the rights of man and a friend of the United States. Jay is certain that the enclosed Act of Congress dated 10 December 1778 will meet with Gerard's approval, and will have salutary consequences. Jay will do all in his power to promote harmony between France and the United States. Le tterbook copy. In Jay's hand.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
December 11, 1778
Physical Description
1 page
Language
English
Library Location
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/q8xp-7d02