Document, 1777 June 02

 

Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Benson, Egbert, 1746-1833 (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1777 June 02
Abstract
The committees of Orange, Ulster and Dutchess counties to meet the next day to choose the men for the high offices of government for the state of New York. General Schuyler recommended for Governor and General George Clinton for Lieutant Governor. These men adequate to the great tasks ahead. Our Constitution does honor to the state and is universally approved.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Origin Information
17770602
Date
1777 June 02
Physical Description
0 pages
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site (Newburgh, NY)
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay