Document, 1794 April 30

Name:
Fay, John; Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1794 April 30
Date:
1794 April 30
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
3
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Defends authenticity of speech, purporting to have been made by Lord Dorchester to a deputation of Indians, which he, John Fay, has published. Encloses extracts from Canadian friend who forwarded letter to him. Thinks Dorchester did not intend speech to be published in States and so was a bit more intemperate than usual. Settlement with "Canada Mails" almost completed.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1794 April 30