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Letter by John Jay... Kentucky creates its constitution...
Item # 586775
July 14, 1792
THE PROVIDENCE GAZETTE & COUNTRY JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, July 14, 1792
* Kentucky constitution creation
* John Jay letter
Page 2 has an: "Address to John Jay, Esq., Chief Justice of the United States" with the response signed in type: John Jay. Rare to find letters by him in period newspapers. Page 3 has a letter from Lexington, Kentucky, beginning: "Our Convention did, in one week, make a constitution; the next week that constitution was unanimously adopted..." with more.
Four pages, some foxing, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's