Document, 1783 January 08

Title:
Document, 1783 January 08
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:
1783 January 08
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:
Comments on the sagacity of Master Peter Augustus Jay. Asks Jay to send seeds of plants which do not exist in America. If this seems an odd commission for an ambassador, consider its diversion from the circuitous paths through which Oswald's diplomacy will lead him.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.06884

Document, 1783 January 08