[Document, 1776 September 08]

 

Title
[Document, 1776 September 08]
Library Location
Name
Morris, Lewis, 1726-1798 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
September 08, 1776
Language
English
Physical Description
2 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Anxious about the situation in New York. Lord Howe to meet Benjamin Franklin, John Adams and Ned Rutledge in their private capacity. Howe said he was against taxing us and sure the colonies could never be conquered. Mr. Linch wonders if Jay will part with his chestnut horse.
Identifier
columbia.jay.01100