Document, 1776 May 17

Name
Livingston, Robert R. (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1776 May 17
Abstract
The resolutions of the 15th occasion much alarm. Cautious folks are fearful of its bringing ill consequences. Wants Jay to return to Congress. Encourage the other delegates of New York to be present as we do not want to be unrepresented. Let me known the form of the new government. Livingston has a plan for rendering New York the favorite colony and d issipating the claims of her neighbors. Hurt at Benson's conduct.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
1776 May 17
Physical Description
2
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
New York Public Library
(Non-Columbia Location)
Also In
The papers of John Jay