- Jay's Treaty
- Between Great Britain and the United States; negotiated Nov. 19, 1794. Provided for the evacuation by Great Britain of the western posts; the settlement by commission of pecuniary claims between the two countries; the appointment of a joint commission to determine the identity of the St. Croix River; and closer commercial relations. Negotiated by John Jay on behalf of the United States, and Lord Grenville representing Great Britain.Index: S Between Britain and the United States, 142. Dr Copies of, circulated in Canada, 290; ratified, 291.Bib.: Hertslet, Treaties and Conventions.
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