Though widely celebrated for his political and diplomatic achievements, John Jay played an important role in creating a spy network to help defend the colonies during the Revolutionary War. Watch the following short video series – additional videos will be added monthly.


The Committee for Detecting and Defeating Conspiracies

Benedict Arnolds Betrayal

John Jay and the spy Enoch Crosby

Spies Methods of Communication During the Revolutionary War

The Culper Spy Ring

The Story of Nathan Hale

James Jay and The Invisible Ink