Document, 1785 May 21

Name
Gardoqui y Arriquibar, Diego, 1735-1798 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1785 May 21
Abstract
Sends his commission to Jay to give to Congress. Note to President of Congress states that he is encargo de negocios for Spain to U.S. Came to America by way of Puerto Rico. Will stay at Philadelphia several days to regain his health and asks that this letter be communicated to Congress. Note from Carlos, King of Spain, that he is sending Gardoqui as Spain representative to America as a sign of his friendship for this country.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Origin Information
17850521
Date
1785 May 21
Physical Description
1
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay