Document, 1788 August 29

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Bourgoing, Jean-François, baron de, 1748-1811
Title:
Document, 1788 August 29
Date:
1788 August 29
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
1
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Acknowledges letter delivered by de Warville. New Constitution promises "a greater degree of stability and efficiency to our national government than it has hitherto experienced." Hopes that both parties in France will conduct themselves with moderation and respect for each other's rights and privileges.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1788 August 29