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Letter signed by John Jay...

Item # 662277

November 01, 1794

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 1, 1794 

* John Jay letter
* Conflicts at sea

Most of the first column is taken up with a letter signed in type by: John Jay, such letters rarely found in period newspaper. It concerns the problem with British impressment of American sailors and the seizure of ships. Various news of the day inside.
Four pages, light damp staining, generally good condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's