Document, 1781 April 24

Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Jay, Peter (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1781 April 24
Abstract
Sends print of his portrait by Du Simitiere. Encloses a letter of Peter Jay Munro in French- uncorrected so that Peter Jay can observe his grandson's progress. Spring has been very favorable, and the abundant harvest is already depressing prices on the grain market. Summer is very hot and the fields become scorched, as if by fire.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
1781 April 24
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