Document, 1781 May 31

Title
Document, 1781 May 31
Library Location
Archivo Historico Nacional
Name
Gardoqui y Arriquibar, Diego, 1735-1798; Jay, John, 1745-1829; Campo, Bernardo del
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1781 May 31
Physical Description
3
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Autograph Letter signed in Spanish enclosing a copy of Jay's receipt for funds received from Gardoqui, 29 May. Jay's receipt lists funds received from Gardoqui at the order of the Court of Spain, 1 January, 28 February, 6 March, 28 April, and 9 May 1781. Jay used these funds to pay two bills drawn on him by Richard Harrison for clothing purchased at Cadiz and bills presented by courts of France and Spain to Congress.
Identifier
columbia.jay.12172