Document, 1799 February 14

Document, 1799 February 14

 

 

Name:
Jay, Peter A. (Peter Augustus), 1776-1843; Jay, Ann
Title:
Document, 1799 February 14
Abstract:
Autograph Draft letter signed. Recounts anecdote of Alexander Hamilton's elaborate practical joke on his family. With aid of his nephew, Philip Church, Hamilton convinced relatives that he had communicated via spirit messages with the Baron de Viomiuel.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1799 February 14
Physical Description:
5
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay