Document, 1781 June 15

Document, 1781 June 15

 

 

Name:
Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 (Author)
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 (Addressee)
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 (Addressee)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 (Addressee)
Laurens, Henry, 1724-1792 (Addressee)
Title:
Document, 1781 June 15
Abstract:
A duplicate document signed by Huntington as President of the Continental Congress. Commission to Jay, Franklin, Adams, Laurens, and Jefferson to accept the offer of mediation from the Empress of Russia and the Emperor of Germany.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Genre:
correspondence
Origin Information:
17810615
Date:
1781 June 15
Physical Description:
1
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In:
The papers of John Jay