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Document, 1787 July 25

Title:
Document, 1787 July 25
Library Location:
Library of Congress
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Washington, George, 1732-1799
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1787 July 25
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
2
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Receipt of Washington's letters. Delivery of enclosure to Commodore Jones. "Permit me to hint, whether it would not be wise and seasonable to provide a strong check to the admission of Foreigners into the administration of our national Government and to declare expressly that the Command in Chief of the American army shall not be given to, nor devolve on, any but a natural born Citizen..."
Identifier:
columbia.jay.10627

Document, 1787 July 25

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