Document, 1797 January 09

Title:
Document, 1797 January 09
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Name:
Jay, Peter A. (Peter Augustus), 1776-1843; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1797 January 09
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
3
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
It is so cold in New York that people have been able to skate across to Governor's Island from the Battery. Many ships are in distress along the coast. News of business transactions. An application for an appointment as Notary Public has been sent to him for presentation to John Jay, but he has returned it with notice that no new notarial appointment will be made. Incendiaries in town are quiet.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.06056

Document, 1797 January 09