Document, 1799 January 05

Title:
Document, 1799 January 05
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Name:
Jay, Peter A. (Peter Augustus), 1776-1843; Rutherfurd, John, 1760-1840
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1799 January 05
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
4
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
He has visited the tract near the Chenango River which Rutherfurd owns as a tenant in common with John Jay. Reports the results of a careful survey, the state of the timber, and the presence of poor settlers, who are not inclined to pay high rent. Recommends partition of the real estate.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.10037

Document, 1799 January 05