Document, 1796 January 07

Title:
Document, 1796 January 07
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Lansdowne, William Petty, Marquis of, 1737-1805
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1796 January 07
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:
Draft. Mr. Baring delivered letter; glad of opportunity to show respect for his father. Happy to hear that Shelburne has returned to health. Awaiting news from Europe on how the campaign ended and if it will bring peace during the winter. Hopes establishment of government in France will promote this aim, although many obstacles. Doubts Monsieur Rayneval will enjoy public confidence and wonders what his politics would be.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.08177

Document, 1796 January 07