[Document, 1779 February 02 and March 05]

 

Name
Benezet, Anthony (Author,Addressee)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author,Addressee)
Title
[Document, 1779 February 02 and March 05]
Abstract
Encloses a pamphlet to justify the position of those loyal Americans who, because of religious sentiments, refuse to take part in the war. Jay has drafted his reply, 5 March 1779, on the verso of the address leaf for Benezet's letter. Jay endorses civil and religious liberty.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
February 02 and March 05, 1779
Physical Description
4 pages
Language
English
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/z48c-dg23