Document, 1782 September 10

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Abarca de Bolea, Pedro Pablo, conde de Aranda, 1719-1798
Title:
Document, 1782 September 10
Date:
1782 September 10
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
1
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Jay not authorized to make any cession of territory and must wait for instructions from Congress. Can form a treaty of commerce and alliance with an ambassador of equal powers on principles of reciprocity. Conferences with Floridablanca fruitless. Would like to begin negotiations as soon as Aranda authorized.
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, 1782 September 10