Document, 1785 April 18

Title:
Document, 1785 April 18
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; United States. Continental Congress
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1785 April 18
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
6
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Sends a letter and a commission from Marbois of the appointment of a French Consul for the states of North Carolina and South Carolina and Georgia to reside normally at Charlestown. Wants the commission duly registered so that the states can issue a notification of the status of the appointee. Thinks Marbois has power to appoint his brother a vice-consul. The consular convention under negotiation with France provides that a consul can appoint a vice-consul.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.03832

Document, 1785 April 18