[Document, 1768 January 22]

 

Title
[Document, 1768 January 22]
Abstract
The Debating Society of New York. Summaries of debates by Jay, Egbert Benson, Stephen De Lancey, Benjamin Kissam, Lindley Murray, Peter Van Schaack, and John Vardill, on the following subjects: "Whether the laws ought to compel a subject to accept of a public employment?"; "Whether in an absolute monarchy it is better that the Crown should be elective than hereditary?"; "Whether a people are more h appy under an elective or hereditary monarchy?"; and "Was Virginius morally justified in putting his daughter Virginia to death to preserve her from violation by Appius?"
Subjects
United States--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
January 22, 1768
Physical Description
11 pages
Language
English
Library Location
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/vee2-ea36