Document, 1779 July 27

Title:
Document, 1779 July 27
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Harvie, Jon; Delegates of Virginia in Congress
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1779 July 27
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:
Asks Delegates to tender to Congress his respects and assure the Congress that his is a reputation he would "maintain as Spotless as the Innocence of a Virgin" in the face of charges that he accepted a War Board post with the hope of financial gain. Services to country and their financial expense to him recited.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.10450

Document, 1779 July 27