Document, 1777 March 21

 

Title
Document, 1777 March 21
Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Robinson, Beverley, 1779-1857 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1777 March 21
Physical Description
0 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Beverly Robinson's letter to Jay as former member of Committee to Detect Conspiracies has been received. Regrets Beverly Robinson's decision to support the Tory cause. Advises her not to remove, with the children, to New York City. Begs her to use her influence in persuading BV to shift allegiances and support American cause.
Identifier
columbia.jay.12864