[Document, 1779 December 12]

 

Title
[Document, 1779 December 12]
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Name
Jay, Sarah Livingston (Author)
Livingston, Susannah French, 1723-1789 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
December 12, 1779
Language
English
Physical Description
14 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Describes the damage to the ship on the 7th and 8th of November, praises her husband, and tells of the decision to land at Martinique. Describes the birthday celebration on board ship for M. Gerard and Peter [Munro]'s ducking when the ship crossed the equator. Gives impression of Martinique. Personal news.
Identifier
columbia.jay.06398