[Document, 1777 July 24]

 

Name
Schuyler, Philip John, 1733-1804 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Title
[Document, 1777 July 24]
Abstract
Received Jay's of July 21. Discusses what has passed concerning the disgrace attached to him with the Ticonderoga defeat. Will consent to an inquiry before the Council of Safety. The letter from General St. Clair should show that Schuyler took timely and proper measures for the security of Ticonderoga. The strictest scrutiny into his conduct will prove his innocence. Account of his orders and actio ns at Ticonderoga. Requests a copy of General St. Clair's letter to Jay.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
July 24, 1777
Physical Description
4 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/fmgd-3335