Document, 1779 July 31

Name:
John de Neufville & Son; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1779 July 31
Date:
1779 July 31
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
2
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Through the Baron van der Capellen the deNeufvilles were brought into intimatefriendship with Colonel Dirks? Dicks? of the American service and to high affection for the thirteen United States, and her cause. They would like to establish aconnection with the United States, and have already made a plan for commercebetween the two countries which they would judge to be acceptable in Holland.Friendliness toward America is increasing in Holland, and rapid progress towardintercourse between the two countries is certain.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1779 July 31