[Document, 1777 August 06]

 

Name
Schuyler, Philip John, 1733-1804 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Title
[Document, 1777 August 06]
Abstract
Gives a short account of what steps he took before his leaving Albany to go to Philadelphia and encloses copies of his letters and orders from the time of his return to Albany to resume the command of the Northern department. These orders "will fully exculpate me from any inattention or want of foresight and that the fortress of Tyconderoga was not given up by my orders, and if not sufficiently sup plied with provisions etc. that it was not my fault..."
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
August 06, 1777
Physical Description
5 pages
Language
English
Library Location
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/34qf-d324