Document, 1783 June 23

Title:
Document, 1783 June 23
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Boudinot, Elias, 1740-1821; Livingston, William, 1723-1790
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1783 June 23
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
4
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Describes the movement of the army against Congress in Philadelphia. The Congressmen finally allowed to leave unmolested when General St. Clair got the soldiers to return to their barracks. No aid received from militia of Pennsylvania. The Congress wants to go to Princeton to meet but must be able to rely on the protection of New Jersey militia.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.00925

Document, 1783 June 23