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1 Jay, John Washington, George To George Washington from John Jay, 17 April 1789 1789-04-17 The Day after my last Letter to you of the 14 Inst. was written, Mr Benson informed me that...
2 Jay, John Washington, George From John Jay to George Washington, 17 April 1789 1789-04-17 The Day after my last Letter to you of the 14 Inst. was written, M r Benson informed me that...
3 Jay, John Washington, George To George Washington from John Jay, 14 April 1789 1789-04-14 On my Return last Evening from a Fortnights absence in the country, I was informed that proper...
4 Jay, John Washington, George From John Jay to George Washington, 14 April 1789 1789-04-14 On my Return last Evening from a Fortnight’s Absence in the Country, I was informed that proper...
5 Jay, John Dumas, C. W. F. From John Jay to C. W. F. Dumas, 9 March 1789 1789-03-09 Among other Letters w h . I have had the pleasure of rec g . from you, there is one of the 27 th...
6 Jay, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Jay, 9 March 1789 1789-03-09 Since the thirteenth Day of September nine States have not been represented in Congress, and...
7 Jay, John Washington, George To George Washington from John Jay, 1 March 1789 1789-03-01 Reflecting that our wishes to see you here, would probably soon be gratified, it occurred to me...
8 Jay, John Washington, George From John Jay to George Washington, 1 March 1789 1789-03-01 Reflecting that our Wishes to see you here, would probably soon be gratified, it occurred to me...
9 Jay, John St. Clair, Arthur From John Jay to Arthur St. Clair, 28 January 1789 1789-01-28 I was a few Days ago honored with yours of the 13 of last Month. It contains much important...
10 Jay, John Adams, John To John Adams from John Jay, 23 January 1789 1789-01-23 Having read in the Papers of to Day, an Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman in France to one at...
11 Jay, John Rush, Benjamin From John Jay to Benjamin Rush, 23 January 1789 1789-01-23 Your Recommendation adds to increases the number of considerations which induce me to wish well...
12 Jay, John Adams, John From John Jay to John Adams, 23 January 1789 1789-01-23 Having read in the Papers of to Day, an Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman in France to one at...
13 Jay, John Adams, John From John Jay to John Adams, 16 January 1789 1789-01-16 You will recieve this at a Moment, when you will again find yourself surrounded by your amiable...
14 Jay, John Wadsworth, Jeremiah From John Jay to Jeremiah Wadsworth, 13 January 1789 1789-01-13 M rs Jay having been informed by a Gentleman who lately passed thro one of your Towns, (I think...
15 Jay, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Jay, 15 December 1788 1788-12-15 New York, 15 Dec. 1788. Introduces the bearer, “Mr. Johnston, a citizen of this state, and a...
16 Jay, John Curtenius, Peter T. From John Jay to Peter T. Curtenius, 10 December 1788 1788-12-10 Instead of presenting a particular account against the State for my Services as one of their...
17 Jay, John Jefferson, Thomas From John Jay to Thomas Jefferson, 25 November 1788 1788-11-25 on considering the Nature and necessity of the Extra Expences with which You think the united...
18 Jay, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Jay, 25 November 1788 1788-11-25 My last to you was dated the 23d. September last. It mentioned my having received your Letters of...
19 Jay, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Jay, 25 November 1788 1788-11-25 On considering the nature and necessity of the Extra Expences with which You think the united...
20 Jay, John Gardoqui, Diego de From John Jay to Diego de Gardoqui, 17 October 1788 1788-10-17 I have the honor of informing you that it as Congress think ^have deemed^ it expedient in the...
21 Jay, John Carmichael, William From John Jay to William Carmichael, 23 September 1788 1788-09-23 I have had the Honor of rec g & communicating to Congress your Letter of the 29 April last, as...
22 Jay, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Jay, 23 September 1788 1788-09-23 My last to you was dated the 9th. June, since which I have been honored with yours of the 4th....
23 Jay, John Washington, George To George Washington from John Jay, 21 September 1788 1788-09-21 Your Ideas relative to the Diffusion of Intelligence and useful Information by means of news...
24 Jay, John Washington, George From John Jay to George Washington, 21 September 1788 1788-09-21 Your Ideas relative to the Diffusion of Intelligence and useful Information by means of news...
25 Jay, John Report on the Transportation of British Convicts to the … 1788-09-13 The Secretary of the United States for the Department of foreign Affairs, to whom was referred...
26 Jay, John Griffin, Cyrus From John Jay to the President of Congress (Cyrus … 1788-09-12 On the 12 th . October last Congress was pleased, on a Report from the Board of Treasury, to...
27 Jay, John Report on the Navigation of the Mississippi River, 2 … 1788-09-02 The Secretary of the United States for the Department of foreign Affairs, to whom was referred a...
28 Jay, John Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du … From John Jay to Lafayette, 1 September 1788 1788-09-01 The Society in this City for promoting the Manumission of Slaves & c . were much pleased to find...
29 Jay, John Bourgoing, Jean-François, baron de From John Jay to Bourgoing, 29 August 1788 1788-08-29 accept my thanks for the obliging Letter which you did me the Honor to write on the 8 May last by...
30 Jay, John New York Ratifying Convention. Circular Letter to the … 1788-07-26 Poughkeepsie, New York, July 26, 1788. “We the members of the Convention of this State, have...
31 Jay, John John Jay’s Draft of the Circular Letter from the … 1788-07-26 We the members of the Convention of this State, have deliberately and maturely considered the...
32 Jay, John Extracts from Gilbert Livingston’s Notes of Debates, 25 … 1788-07-25 proposition of Yesterday read Jay rises—not to debate— yesterday gave the fullest Assurances that...
33 Jay, John Extracts from Gilbert Livingston’s Notes of Debates, 24 … 1788-07-24 Jay— Most ardently wishes & hopes the business might be so carried thro’—it is no more a...
34 Jay, John Washington, George To George Washington from John Jay, 23 July 1788 1788-07-23 I wrote to you a few Days ago and inclosed a copy of certain Propositions, or mode of...
35 Jay, John Washington, George From John Jay to George Washington, 23 July 1788 1788-07-23 I wrote to you a few Days ago and enclosed a Copy of certain Propositions, or mode of adoption—...
36 Jay, John Extracts from Gilbert Livingston’s Notes of Debates, 22 … 1788-07-22 [ JJ seconds Melancton Smith’s motion for an amendment for an eight-year presidential term not...
37 Jay, John Extract from Melancton Smith’s Notes of Debates, 21 … 1788-07-21 M r . Jay Standing Troops will be enlisted during the war—If they have command of the Mil[iti] a...
38 Jay, John Extracts from Gilbert Livingston’s Notes of Debates, 19 … 1788-07-19 [A committee discusses the draft of Melancton Smith’s conditional ratification proposal that...
39 Jay, John Washington, George From John Jay to George Washington, 17 [i.e., 18] July … 1788-07-18 Since my arrival here I have written you two or three hasty Letters— being constantly involved in...
40 Jay, John Washington, George To George Washington from John Jay, 17 July 1788 1788-07-17 Since my arrival here I have written you two or three hasty letters—being constantly involved in...
41 Jay, John Extracts from Gilbert Livingston’s Notes of Debates, 17 … 1788-07-17 Jay— no difficulty—first take a vote &c a as Ham[ilton]—… Jay— cannot be before us till after the...
42 Jay, John Extract from Jonathan Elliot’s Debates, 16 July 1788 1788-07-16 [ JJ joined the debate in support of John Sloss Hobart’s motion for adjournment, urging the...
43 Jay, John Extracts from Gilbert Livingston’s Notes of Debates, 16 … 1788-07-16 Jay— ment[io] ns a few reasons [for adjournment]— Lans g . supposes it would increase heats— some...
44 Jay, John Extract from Melancton Smith’s Notes of Debates … 1788-07-11 M r . Jay. Have not misapp[lie] d .— the levying of taxes in a diff[eren] t . way—&— the hands of...
45 Jay, John Extract from Gilbert Livingston’s Notes of Debates, 15 … 1788-07-15 Jay— It must be evident from the prop[osition] s — that they wish to accommodate—& pledge...
46 Jay, John Extract from John McKesson’s Notes of Debates, 15 July … 1788-07-15 M r . Jay We are endeavouring to agree— Gen t See we have brot forth valuable Amendm ts . Cannot...
47 Jay, John Extract from Melancton Smith’s Notes of Debates, 14 … 1788-07-14 [Melancton Smith moved to amend John Jay’s motion for ratification to have the Constitution...
48 Jay, John Extract from Melancton Smith’s Notes of Debates, 12 … 1788-07-12 M r . Jay. Went to the Committee disposed to accomd n .—pro[position] s . were received dictated—...
49 Jay, John Extract from Francis Childs’s Debates, 11 July 1788 1788-07-11 [On 10 July Lansing proposed a threefold scheme of amendments: 1) explanatory; 2) conditional;...
50 Jay, John Extracts from John McKesson’s Notes of Debates, [11] … 1788-07-11 M r . Jay A proposition That the Constitution should be so far ratified as to go into Operation...