Document, 1672 August 21

Title:
Document, 1672 August 21
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1672 August 21
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
5
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Observations on Van BallÆs patent. He had purchased Indian land and had been approved by the Dutch government at Albany. Discussion analyzes language of original deed and customs of the time to understand how much and what kind of land was originally granted.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.00910

Document, 1672 August 21