Document, 1775 January 26

 

Name
Morris, Robert, 1734-1806 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1775 January 26
Abstract
Draft to Jay, proposing to interest him in half Morris' share of Spitsberg Patent Morris intended to take Jay into partnership concerning some acres along the New Jersey land, but was constrained in doing so because he learned Jay was interested in the conflicting Checquake grant because of the Estate of Anne Chambers. Offers Jay one half of land gran ted to him [Morris]. If Jay wants more details talk to John Delancey.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
1775 January 26
Physical Description
0 pages
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
Rutgers University, Special Collections and University Archives
(Non-Columbia Location)
Also In
The papers of John Jay