Document, 1794 May 08

Title:
Document, 1794 May 08
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Name:
Baynton, Captain, of H.M.S. Nautilus
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1794 May 08
Physical Description:
4
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Enclosed in NNC: 8538, 10 November 1794. The Captain Baynton and his officer, Mr. Berry seized on May 8 and kept in jail until crew member who claimed to be impressed American citizens left their ship. Abuse at the hands of local officials.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.08539

Document, 1794 May 08