Document, 1779 August 24

Title:
Document, 1779 August 24
Library Location:
National Archives and Records Administration
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786; Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1779 August 24
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:
Writes on the case of Major Box. Gives due credit to the Major's service to the American cause, but points out the officer's drinking problems and late indisposition due to an old wound. Suggests he be given a sinecure in one of the Army offices.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.10938

Document, 1779 August 24