Document, 1779 May 25

Document, 1779 May 25

 

 

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799
Title:
Document, 1779 May 25
Abstract:
Sends several acts of Congress: May 22, directing a copy of the act of March 6 establishing the control of Congress by appeal in the last resort over all jurisdictions for deciding the legality of captures on the high seas to be sent to the several states; May 22, relative to exchange of citizens in captivity with the Indians; May 22, continental officers exchanged and not continued in the service be considered supernumerary officers.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1779 May 25
Physical Description:
2
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
Lehigh University
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay