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Guide to the John Jay Papers
 MS 330

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title: John Jay papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1664-1823 (Bulk 1769-1800)
Abstract: John Jay took on many important roles during the United States' early years, including statesman, foreign diplomat, Chief Justice, and governor of New York. This collection contains materials from his time in those positions as well as materials from his family which pre-date the American Revolution.
Quantity: 2.5 Linear feet (8 boxes, 4 reels of microfilm)
Language: The John Jay Papers are written in English.
Call Phrase: MS 330