Document, 1785 April 21

Document, 1785 April 21

 

 

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; United States. Continental Congress
Title:
Document, 1785 April 21
Abstract:
All disputes over the eastern boundary should be settled as soon as possible. Adams should be sent all the papers and instructed to press for a commission to settle the line. Each party shall name half. They shall take an oath of impartiality. The majority of the whole shall be a quorum. Both parties shall have access to public records of the other. A report to be made in three months. All transfers of territory shall be made within six months of the decision concerning them.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1785 April 21
Physical Description:
16
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