Document, 1779 April 04

Title:
Document, 1779 April 04
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Jay, John, 1745-1829; Gates, Horatio, 1728-1806
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1779 April 04
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
1
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Congress considering Gates' letter of March 15. Jay not authorized to say anything of the intention of Congress relative to the proposed fortification at Boston. The Council has received copies of resolutions passed by the Congress on the subject of the bread shortage in the Boston area and the rest of Massachusetts Bay. Sends another copy of the pardon of John Brown the first copy of which did not reach Gates.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.00737

Document, 1779 April 04