Document, 1816 May 20

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Hewitt, Sydney S., Mrs.
Title:
Document, 1816 May 20
Date:
1816 May 20
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
1
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Has received her letter requesting an introduction to his son in order to obtain legal advice on recovering her late husband's property in America. On showing this letter to Peter Augustus Jay, he will do whatever appears proper on the occasion. Also contains a note to his son asking him to seal and forward the above if no objections should occur to him. Advises him to obtain information on Mrs. Hewitt's history and character and to use circumspection, as she may or may not be a "worthy woman."
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1816 May 20