Document, 1776 July 20

Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Fitch, Hezekiah; Porter, Joshua, 1730-1825
Title:
Document, 1776 July 20
Date:
1776 July 20
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Physical Description:
1
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Summary:
The secret committee to fortify the Hudson River request 20 of the heaviest cannon, which were intended for the frigates being built at Poughkeepsie, to be sent from Salisbury to Colonel Hoffmans Landing. All damages that may be sustained by complying with this requisition will be indemnified.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Library Location:
Connecticut State Library
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay

Document, 1776 July 20