Document, 1826 February 21

Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Ingersoll, C. J. (Addressee)
Morgan, Benjamin R., 1765-1840 (Addressee)
Rawle, William, 1788-1858 (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1826 February 21
Abstract
Has received a letter from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania appointing him a committee to make inquiries on the subject of the authorship of Washington's Farewell Address. In a letter of 29 March 1811 to Judge Peters he related certain remarks and facts connected with that question. He therefore refers them to Peters with the request that any co pies taken should be of the whole letter and not just parts of it.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
1826 February 21
Physical Description
2
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