Document, 1798 September 29

Title:
Document, 1798 September 29
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Amherst of Arracan, William Pitt Amherst, Earl, 1773-1857
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1798 September 29
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:
Has received Amherst's of 6 June, delayed his answer until speaking with Van Alen. Van A will send a survey of Amherst's lands. The inferior quality of the land is proven by the fact that there is not a single inhabitant on it. Advises against selling at this time. Presents respects to Lady Amherst; his son would also wish to be remembered to the family, but at present is at circuit courts.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.12855

Document, 1798 September 29