Document, 1777 March 23

Title:
Document, 1777 March 23
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Name:
Jay, Sarah Livingston; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1777 March 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:
She assures Jay she is recovered from her illness. Her thanks for his last letters; is pleased to have anticipated his wishes about the horse. Anecdote about Claas, their servant. Peter is well and in fine spirits. The transports in the north river, below Croton ferry, thought to have landed for forage but Regulars said to have landed at Peekskill. Is determined to remember Jay's maxim: prepare for the worst, hope for the best.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.06472

Document, 1777 March 23