Document, 1788 December 22

Title:
Document, 1788 December 22
Library Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Livingston, William, 1723-1790
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1788 December 22
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
1
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Reply to Livingston letter of the 16th. Reflects on joys and responsibilities of parenthood: "Whether children will prove comforts or thorns to their parents, cannot be foreseen. Nature certainly has much Influence, and so have Education and Example..."John Jay and Peter will spend Christmas at Rye. Hopes to see Livingston during holiday season.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.04741

Document, 1788 December 22