Document, 1808 January 18

Document, 1808 January 18

 

 

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Jay, Sarah Louisa
Title:
Document, 1808 January 18
Abstract:
Family news. Hopes his children will be well-versed in the science of "living agreeably and comfortably here, and happily hereafter." The first includes the maxim, "Never to buy any thing at too great a Price." To look at objects through our passions is like seeing through colored glass, which paints what is viewed in its own, and not in the true color.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1808 January 18
Physical Description:
1
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay