Document, 1796 October 26

Title:
Document, 1796 October 26
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Name:
Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1796 October 26
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:
The men he mentions in his letter of 20 October, have been found to be impostors, who claimed American citizenship to avoid imprisonment by the French. Actually they are British, and have caused great trouble for all concerned with them.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.09493

Document, 1796 October 26