Document, 1779 August 18

Title
Document, 1779 August 18
Library Location
New-York Historical Society
Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
Livingston, Robert R. (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1779 August 18
Physical Description
1
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
A short letter because Jay lacks health and leisure for more. Morris and Duane will see Livingston soon and give him the news from Philadelphia. Sends a letter to Council of Appointment resigning his office. Gives no reasons in the letter. Is willing to sit in the assembly except for city and county of New York. Does not want to sit in the Senate.
Identifier
columbia.jay.00793