[Document, 1785 June 21]

 

Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Gardoqui y Arriquibar, Diego, 1735-1798 (Addressee)
Title
[Document, 1785 June 21]
Abstract
Reception of Gardoqui: Jay will conduct him to chamber of Congress and announce him. The President and members will keep their seats and remain covered. Gardoqui's commission and letter of credence delivered to Secretary for Foreign Affairs who will read a translation of them. Gardoqui can then speak. They will consider it and Jay will deliver their answer. Jay will reconduct him when he leaves Con gress. Every member of Congress will expect a visit from Gardoqui.
Subjects
United States--History--1783-1865; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
June 21, 1785
Physical Description
2 pages
Language
English
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/we8g-cf52