Papers of William Vans Murray, 1778-1805 (bulk 1797-1801).

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Murray, William Vans, 1760-1803. Papers of William Vans Murray, 1778-1805 (bulk 1797-1801).

Papers of William Vans Murray, 1778-1805 (bulk 1797-1801).

Correspondence, diaries, and official documents pertaining to Murray's diplomatic activities as minister to the Netherlands (1797-1801) and as minister plenipoteniary to France (1799-1800) along with Oliver Ellsworth and William Richardson Davie. Topics include the American Revolution, the treaty of 1787 with England, and the XYZ Affair. Includes correspondence with John Adams, John Quincy Adams, Joseph Bonaparte, Baron de Cappelle, Charles Guillaume Frédéric Dumas, Elbridge Gerry, James Jay, John Paul Jones, Rufus King, Marquis de Lafayette, Arthur Lee, Robert R. Livingston, James Madison, John Marshall, James McHenry, Lewis Morris, Samuel Peters, Timothy Pickering, Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, Joseph Pitcairn, John P. Ripley, Fulwar Skipwith, Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Francis Lewis Taney, George Washington, and Oliver Wolcott.

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