Document, 1797 August 30

Title:
Document, 1797 August 30
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Name:
Amherst of Arracan, William Pitt Amherst, Earl, 1773-1857; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1797 August 30
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:
Encloses his answer to Mr. Van Alen's proposals. He will discharge the arrears of quit rent as soon as he is informed of their amount. Amherst's situation demands strict economy, and he therefore wishes Jay's opinion as to the expediency of paying Van Alen's advance now.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.05460

Document, 1797 August 30