[Document, 1777 March 22]

 

Name
Troup, Robert, 1757-1832 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Title
[Document, 1777 March 22]
Abstract
Troup's letter to Committee of Arrangement deferred until Col. Livingston has accepted Troup's resignation. Will go to Jersey tomorrow; has not seen his sisters for 12 months. News from the city. Enemy distressed for fresh provisions, but is confident of conquest. Prisoners removed to Long Island. Enemy's attempts there to engage the local ladies in social events repulsed. It is generally believed that the enemy will attack Philadelphia by both sea and land.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
March 22, 1777
Physical Description
2 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/10.7916/60h3-n296