Document, 1775 June 22

 

Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Jay, Sarah Livingston (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1775 June 22
Abstract
Happy to have the opportunity to write, not merely for his own happiness, but because it gives Sarah Livingston Jay pleasure to hear of his welfare. Arrived in Philadelphia the day after he left her, but with low spirits because of her anxiety at his leaving. Is now resigned to his position, believing himself to have a greater allotment of happiness t han most. Wishes to hear from her and begs her to stay in good spirits and health
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Origin Information
17750622
Date
1775 June 22
Physical Description
2
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay