Document, 1779 July 09

Name:
Knoblauch, Baron de; Laurens, Henry, 1724-1792
Title:
Document, 1779 July 09
Date:
1779 July 09
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
3
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
Since his fate is to be determined this day, he wishes to lay before Congress a true statement of his financial situation. After selling his lands and personal property he came to America, where he hoped to settle and serve in the army. Now that the United States has decided it does not need his services, he is without funds and far from his homeland. Encloses list of expenses.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1779 July 09