Document, 1782 January 21

Title
Document, 1782 January 21
Library Location
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Harrison, Richard, 1750-1841 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1782 January 21
Physical Description
1
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Has Harrison's letter of 11 January with bills of lading. Taking of St. Eustatia will open a new field for American trade. Price of dry goods in America out of proportion to that of produce. We need convoys for our merchant ships for their protection.
Identifier
columbia.jay.01121