Document, 1783 July 18

Title
Document, 1783 July 18
Library Location
Massachusetts Historical Society
Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1783 July 18
Physical Description
1
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Jay plans to return to America in the spring and would like to see Jefferson take his place. Jefferson's talents and reputation in America would stand him in good stead in Europe. Hopes America will be united and a strong administration. Many nations in Europe would rather cultivate differences in America than conciliate them.
Identifier
columbia.jay.04695