[Document, 1778 December 12]

 

Title
[Document, 1778 December 12]
Name
Livingston, William, 1723-1790 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
December 12, 1778
Language
English
Physical Description
3 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Letterbook copy. Congratulates John Jay on election as President of Congress. He acknowledges the recept of six copies of an Act of Congress, mentions correspondence with Mr. Laurens for commissions for privateers, and believes privateering in New Jersey deserves public encouragement. The New Jersey Assembly will meet at Elizabeth Town.
Identifier
columbia.jay.13614