Document, 1778 December 22

Title:
Document, 1778 December 22
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Bretigney, Marquis de; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1778 December 22
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
3
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Recounts his misadventures in cause of American liberty--capture and imprisonment by British, escape from St. Augustine. Asks for commission from Congress to press attack on St. Augustine. with troops he brought from France.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.10454

Document, 1778 December 22