Document, 1779 April 23

Document, 1779 April 23

 

 

Name:
Livingston, William, 1723-1790; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1779 April 23
Abstract:
Livingston sends a letter to be filed with the papers of the Continental Congress. 2 August 1775. Dartmouth to Earl of Dunmore: Dunmore is now returning to England. Earlier had proposed to form a force of Indians and Negroes sufficient to subdue the rebellion. England is sending him arms and added naval assistance to maintain the Royal government in Virginia if possible. If not, Dunmore has permission to return to Britain.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1779 April 23
Physical Description:
2
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay