[Document, 1778 April 18]

 

Title
[Document, 1778 April 18]
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Van Schaack, Peter, 1747-1832 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
April 18, 1778
Language
English
Physical Description
2 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Wishes that he could alleviate Schaack's unfortunate situation. Jay delivered Schaack's petition to the Governor, but the latter has a general rule that no citizen may have permission to go to the enemy on private business and return.
Identifier
columbia.jay.09421