Document, 1786 February 16

Title:
Document, 1786 February 16
Library Location:
Library of Congress
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1786 February 16
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:
American commerce can be protected from the African pirates only by elaborate presents or preparations for war. European powers usually send a squadron of fighting ships with the ministers they send to negotiate.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.10112

Document, 1786 February 16