Document, 1784 July 06

Document, 1784 July 06

 

 

Name:
Van Schaack, Peter, 1747-1832; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1784 July 06
Abstract:
Business matters concerning payment of legacies. Hopes Jay will find public affairs wearing a more benign aspect than they did last winter. Governor has shown a friendly disposition to Peter Van Schaack, allowing him to write his own certificate of motive for travel to England. Yet the Executive does not have it in his powers to exempt Peter Van Schaack from the act; Peter Van Schaack asks Jay to interfere to release him from inclusion in law that was passed after he left America..
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1784 July 06
Physical Description:
2
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay