Document, 1796 January 07

Document, 1796 January 07

 

 

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Lansdowne, William Petty, Marquis of, 1737-1805
Title:
Document, 1796 January 07
Abstract:
Draft. Mr. Baring delivered letter; glad of opportunity to show respect for his father. Happy to hear that Shelburne has returned to health. Awaiting news from Europe on how the campaign ended and if it will bring peace during the winter. Hopes establishment of government in France will promote this aim, although many obstacles. Doubts Monsieur Rayneval will enjoy public confidence and wonders what his politics would be.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1796 January 07
Physical Description:
1
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay