[Document, 1786 August 3]

 

Title
[Document, 1786 August 3]
Library Location
Name
Gardoqui y Arriquibar, Diego, 1735-1798 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
August 3, 1786
Language
English
Physical Description
3 pages
Subjects
United States--History--1783-1865; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Treaty articles proposed by Gardoqui. Commercial relations between U.S. and Spain to be on basis of reciprocity. Trade between European dominions of Spain and the U.S. to be regulated and taxed on reciprocal principals. A tariff and consular convention to be negotiated. Spanish King agrees that masts and timbers for his navy to be purchased from U.S. in specie, provided the masts are not more expensive than Spain can obtain them in Europe.
Identifier
columbia.jay.00067