Document, 1787 July 19

Title:
Document, 1787 July 19
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Name:
Livingston, William, 1723-1790; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1787 July 19
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
1
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
As a colleague had to leave, William is obliged to go back to Philadelphia for the Convention. Susannah Livingston will see Peter goes home safely. Discusses the boyÆs education: does not like the idea of him reading OvidÆs (?) Epistles; although important in the Latin language there are too many historical references for a boy of his age.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.06896

Document, 1787 July 19