Document, 1738 January 31

Name
Johnson, Samuel (Author)
Jay, Peter (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1738 January 31
Abstract
Acknowledges Peter Jay's letter of 22 January. Is willing to take in Augustus. Will not instruct him himself in reading and writing, but will send him to a good schoolmaster. As soon as he can read well, will tutor him in Latin. Augustus can in time be a companion to Johnson's own son, a year younger, than Augustus, and already considerably advanced i n Latin. Sends complements from his wife, Miss Nicoll and Nicolas Stuyvesant.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
1738 January 31
Physical Description
1
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Also In
The papers of John Jay