Document, 1785 August 06

Document, 1785 August 06

 

 

Name:
Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1785 August 06
Abstract:
The Algerians declared war on the U.S. on 31 July. This event should rouse America from her false sense of security indulged since the revolution. Algiers has a large army and navy. Jefferson informed of the situation. (Enclosed: a letter on the war by Soulanges, Commandant at Toulon.)
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1785 August 06
Physical Description:
2
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
New Jersey State Archives
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay