Document, 1786 October 31

Title:
Document, 1786 October 31
Library Location:
Library of Congress
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Dumas, Charles Guillaume Frédéric, approximately 1725-1780; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1786 October 31
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
1
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Two petitions of the bourgeoisie of Gouda and Alkmaar similar to that of Haarlem. Encloses two letters to give idea of political situation there. Quotes at length from one, about abolishing the rule of 1674. Yesterday four petitions presented at instigation of Haarlem by Leiden, Gouda, Alkmaar and Edam. Will send counter-protest of the majority of the cities of Holland against those of the Equestrian corps. In French.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.12360

Document, 1786 October 31