Document, 1787 February 20

Document, 1787 February 20

 

 

Name:
Berckel, Pieter Johan van, 1725-1800; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1787 February 20
Abstract:
Protests against an act of Virginia placing import duties upon produce received in that state from foreign nations. In particular the Dutch object to the violation of the "Most favored nation" clause of their treaty of the U.S. and Netherlands. The Virginia act places an impost on all brandies, except those imported from the dominions of the King of France.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1787 February 20
Physical Description:
4
Note (Non date):
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