Document, 1794 August 30

Name:
Randolph, Edmund, 1753-1813; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1794 August 30
Date:
1794 August 30
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
3
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Difficulties of sending mail overseas in these times. Forwards letter from Col. Williamson concerning attempts of Gov. Simcoe to prevent settlement of Sodus. President doing all he can for peaceful settlement of such matters. Hammond does little to help matters. Insurrection in Pennsylvania seems to have ended peacefully. May serve to demonstrate citizens' horror at opposition to the law.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1794 August 30