Will follow McDougall's advice respecting the command of a certain post
even though there may be dissent. Glad that the convention now considers the New York
delegation to Congress. Its number could be reduced without injuring its effectiveness
and would result in less expense. Will the Convention take up the New England
expedition. Connecticut should be thanked for her aid and the honor of New York should
be upheld in the Rivington matter.
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
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