George Washington to Major General Horatio Gates
Middlebrook [New Jersey] May [8–9]1 1779. Reports that Colonel Armand is recruiting in the eastern states. Asks Gates to furnish Armand with orders for clothing for the men recruited.
Df, in writing of H, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.
1. This letter is endorsed twice, once as May 8 and again as May 9.