[Document, 1763 n.d.]

Title
[Document, 1763 n.d.]
Library Location
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1763 n.d.
Language
English
Physical Description
1 page
Subjects
United States--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
The geographical mile is defined as being the same as a sea mile, being one minute or the sixtieth part of a degree of the earth's circumference. Dutch and German leagues contain four geographical miles. Entered before the Commission to settle the boundary between New York and New Jersey 27 September 1769.
Identifier
columbia.jay.12245