Document, 1782 January 08

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Ridley, Matthew, 1749-1789
Title:
Document, 1782 January 08
Date:
1782 January 08
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
2
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Received note enclosing four letters and picture that morning. Paris Gazette first definite information that Cornwallis surrendered. Happy that Mr. MorrisÆs sons are safe in France. Offers to help them in any way can and asks for mailing address for Geneva. Hears from Morris often and will communicate any news. Fears rumor that Miss LivingstonÆs brother was carried to dry land is premature. Regrets that did not get better acquainted with Ridley in Philadelphia.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1782 January 08