Document, 1777 June 18

 

Title
Document, 1777 June 18
Library Location
Name
Colden, Cadwallader, 1722-1797 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1777 June 18
Physical Description
0 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Account of visit from Jay, Hobart, and Cuyler (as a committee of the Council of Safety) in response to letters from Colden complaining of conditions on board the prison ship. Committee promises to improve conditions and to facilitate provisioning of prisoners. AD. 2 p. with additional pages of Journal offering background of the incident.
Identifier
columbia.jay.13166