Document, 1794 August 18

Title:
Document, 1794 August 18
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Randolph, Edmund, 1753-1813; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1794 August 18
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:
President pleased to hear of John Jay's safe arrival and cordial reception. President's irritation with British has been aggravated of late--Dorchester's speech mentioned, Simcoe's advance on the Miami, British activities in Kentucky. Forwards Hammond's letter of 14 August with comments on Hammond's talent for complaining and strange inability to present facts which might be damaging to British. Can give no further information on Pennsylvania insurgents. Governors have been given instructions to grant to British ships all hospitality usual to alien vessels. Delaware governor instructed to take care of case complained of by Hammond.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.04306

Document, 1794 August 18