Document, 1795 March 07

Title:
Document, 1795 March 07
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Name:
Jay, Peter A. (Peter Augustus), 1776-1843; Jay, Sarah Livingston
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1795 March 07
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:
Peter and John Jay anxious to hear of fate of treaty. Assume that it has been object of much abuse and that "certain party in New York and a worthy Senator at their head have been the most forward to reprobate and Oppose it." This party, however, must remember that they must take responsibility for "all the bloodshed and calamities" that would ensue if Treaty rejected. Prices in London high. Poor suffer "beyond belief."
Identifier:
columbia.jay.06054

Document, 1795 March 07