[Document, 1777 November 21]

 

Title
[Document, 1777 November 21]
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Name
Livingston, Catherine (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Jay, Sarah Livingston (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
November 21, 1777
Language
English
Physical Description
4 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Peter's recovery from smallpox. He is well but shy of speaking. Troop evacuation of Ft. Mifflin. General Washington reinforced by 2,500 men. News of troop movements. The Elizabethtown house occupied for six weeks. Petitions for permits to change residence by Jay acquaintances. Brother Brockholst now in Boston.
Identifier
columbia.jay.08085