Document, 1779 July 20

Title:
Document, 1779 July 20
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Gates, Horatio, 1728-1806; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1779 July 20
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
2
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Gates fitted a sloop for sea and put it under the command of Lieutenant Colonel Talbot. It has just returned from a successful cruise against the enemy. It is not at Providence where it is being refitted. Talbot and his crew deserve much honor for their behavior.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.00791

Document, 1779 July 20