Document, 1777 May 12

Document, 1777 May 12

 

 

Name:
Colden, Cadwallader, 1722-1797; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Title:
Document, 1777 May 12
Abstract:
Asks Jay to use his influence to postpone the executions of the prisoners who have been sentenced to death. Warns Jay that: "the Hanging of them Will not make one Man Change his Sentiments in Your favour, But the Reverse."
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1777 May 12
Physical Description:
3
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay