Document, 1796 July 09

Name:
Drayton, John, 1766-1822; Read, Jacob, 1752-1816
Title:
Document, 1796 July 09
Date:
1796 July 09
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
6
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Received Read's letter enclosing a copy of Fisher Ames's speech. Describes reasons for withdrawing from public life: detailed account of South Carolina opposition to Jay Treaty with analysis of role's of Rutledge, Anderson, and Ramsay, and Pinckney.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1796 July 09