Document, 1786 April 11

Name:
Dumas, Charles Guillaume Frédéric, approximately 1725-1780; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1786 April 11
Date:
1786 April 11
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
0 pages
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Paints a picture of the various scenes happening there. Description of the upheavals of society-acts of clemency and then acts of severity. Attempt of lese majeste failed and had salutary effect in flushing out the conspirators. Discusses sovereign assemblies and the two big commissions on finance and the military. In French.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
Library of Congress
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1786 April 11