Document, 1788 December 22

Document, 1788 December 22

 

 

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Livingston, William, 1723-1790
Title:
Document, 1788 December 22
Abstract:
Reply to Livingston letter of the 16th. Reflects on joys and responsibilities of parenthood: "Whether children will prove comforts or thorns to their parents, cannot be foreseen. Nature certainly has much Influence, and so have Education and Example..."John Jay and Peter will spend Christmas at Rye. Hopes to see Livingston during holiday season.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1788 December 22
Physical Description:
1
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay