Document, 1794 April 23

Document, 1794 April 23

 

 

Name:
Bayard, Samuel; Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804
Title:
Document, 1794 April 23
Abstract:
At Hamilton's suggestion, applied to John Jay for post as John Jay's secretary on London mission. At first John Jay inclined to appoint him, then changed mind and decided John Trumbull would be better choice because of English connections. Bayard delivered letter proposing post to Trumbull. Trumbull expressed doubts about his usefulness to mission. Bayard suggests that Hamilton propose to John Jay that both Bayard and Trumbull accompany him to London.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1794 April 23
Physical Description:
2
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
Library of Congress
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay