Document, 1779 April 23

Title:
Document, 1779 April 23
Library Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Livingston, William, 1723-1790; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1779 April 23
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
2
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Livingston sends a letter to be filed with the papers of the Continental Congress. 2 August 1775. Dartmouth to Earl of Dunmore: Dunmore is now returning to England. Earlier had proposed to form a force of Indians and Negroes sufficient to subdue the rebellion. England is sending him arms and added naval assistance to maintain the Royal government in Virginia if possible. If not, Dunmore has permission to return to Britain.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.04877

Document, 1779 April 23