Document, 1794 August 18

Name:
Randolph, Edmund, 1753-1813; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1794 August 18
Date:
1794 August 18
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
2
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
President pleased to hear of John Jay's safe arrival and cordial reception. President's irritation with British has been aggravated of late--Dorchester's speech mentioned, Simcoe's advance on the Miami, British activities in Kentucky. Forwards Hammond's letter of 14 August with comments on Hammond's talent for complaining and strange inability to present facts which might be damaging to British. Can give no further information on Pennsylvania insurgents. Governors have been given instructions to grant to British ships all hospitality usual to alien vessels. Delaware governor instructed to take care of case complained of by Hammond.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1794 August 18