Document, 1787 February 20

Title:
Document, 1787 February 20
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Berckel, Pieter Johan van, 1725-1800; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1787 February 20
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
4
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Protests against an act of Virginia placing import duties upon produce received in that state from foreign nations. In particular the Dutch object to the violation of the "Most favored nation" clause of their treaty of the U.S. and Netherlands. The Virginia act places an impost on all brandies, except those imported from the dominions of the King of France.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.02110

Document, 1787 February 20