Document, 1798 April 26

Title
Document, 1798 April 26
Library Location
New York State Library, Manuscripts & Special Collections
Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Watson, James, 1750-1806 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1798 April 26
Physical Description
1
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Respecting the cannon which are to be loaned to the United States, John Jay hopes those cannon which are now ready for use in the forts or in the city will not be asked for, as this would leave the port and city in a "very defenseless state."
Identifier
columbia.jay.03147