Document, 1779 August 24

Document, 1779 August 24

 

 

Name:
Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786, Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1779 August 24
Abstract:
Writes on the case of Major Box. Gives due credit to the Major's service to the American cause, but points out the officer's drinking problems and late indisposition due to an old wound. Suggests he be given a sinecure in one of the Army offices.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1779 August 24
Physical Description:
3
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay