Document, 1779 April 21

Name
Livingston, Robert R. (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1779 April 21
Abstract
Spirit of discontent very much alive among us. The people are uneasy and do not know which way to turn. There will be changes in our legislature and thinks Benson will lose his seat. Never was there a greater compound of folly, avarice and impolicy than in our confiscation bill. Morris and Schuyler will be left out of the next legislature. Has tried t o get Morris to appear in public to dissipate prejudices against him.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
1779 April 21
Physical Description
1
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
New York Public Library
(Non-Columbia Location)
Also In
The papers of John Jay