Document, 1788 August 02

Title:
Document, 1788 August 02
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Randolph, Edmund, 1753-1813; United States. Continental Congress. Virginia Delegates
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1788 August 02
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:
The books enclosed in the letter were obtained from a British sea officer who stole them during the war. As they were put into the hands of the state of Virginia without authority, they are reluctant to retain them, and if they are of no further use, offer them to the British consul or the secretary of foreign affairs.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.11019

Document, 1788 August 02