Document, 1785 August 25

Title:
Document, 1785 August 25
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Barbé-Marbois, François, marquis de, 1745-1837; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1785 August 25
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
2
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Some Frenchmen wish to buy and hold lands in the U.S. and feel free to transmit them to their heirs. They want to know whether they have perfect freedom to do this as Americans can in France. Thinks that some states have passed laws on the subject and would like to get information on the subject from Jay.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.01744

Document, 1785 August 25