Document, 1786 August 28

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Delaware. President (1783-1786 : Van Dyke)
Title:
Document, 1786 August 28
Date:
1786 August 28
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
0 pages
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Jay sends an extract of a letter of 27 May from Jefferson to him and copies of the contract between the Farmer's General and Robert Morris and a letter from Vergennes to Jefferson. The information in these letters should be known but not published. The contract between the Farmer's General and Morris to be fulfilled but no new agreements of this kind to buy tobacco to be made. The Farmer's General also to buy in addition 12 to 15,000 hogsheads of tobacco from America while the contract in force.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1786 August 28