[Document, 1777 February 23]

 

Title
[Document, 1777 February 23]
Library Location
Name
Livingston, Henry G. (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
February 23, 1777
Language
English
Physical Description
2 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Asks John Jay to inform Washington that his intentions in going to New York were not treasonable. To convince the World that his zeal for the American cause is sincere, Livingston wishes to join the army as a volunteer in Washington's department, or wherever Washington should think proper. In volunteering for service, Livingston is acting upon the advice of friends.
Identifier
columbia.jay.12505