[Document, 1778 January 26]

 

Title
[Document, 1778 January 26]
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Name
Schuyler, Philip John, 1733-1804 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
January 26, 1778
Language
English
Physical Description
4 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Informs Jay that he is sending him Loan Office Note via Major Yates. Invites Jay to visit him in Albany. Refers to the apprehensions of the Oneidas and Tuscarorras concerning an attack by the Senecas, and the disposition of American troops at Johnstown and Fort Schuyler. Describes the overextended financial state of the military departments. He feels that Congress should institute investigations of the departments.
Identifier
columbia.jay.10291