Document, 1782 August 02

Title:
Document, 1782 August 02
Library Location:
New York Public Library
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1782 August 02
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
3
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Glad of Adams' success in his negotiation in Holland. Cautions Adams not to be too sanguine however. Jay's negotiation with Spain goes on in Paris. Wishes he could have a conference with Adams on the negotiation for peace. Oswald here. Questions Shelburne's sincerity in wanting to give America her independence. Good armies are the ablest negotiators.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.02756

Document, 1782 August 02