Document, 1796 March 25

Title:
Document, 1796 March 25
Library Location:
Library of Congress
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Bayard, John; Jay, John, 1745-1829; Jay, John, 1745-1829; Washington, George, 1732-1799
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1796 March 25
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
3
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Encloses letter from Samuel Bayard, 6 January 1796 (see document 12535). Bayard writes of change of policy in British courts which has resulted in favorable disposition of several claims cases. Feels this is due to ratification of Jay's Treaty by the President. Believes that his protest in the case of "The Betsy" also influenced British claims policy.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.10658

Document, 1796 March 25