George Washington to
Major General William Alexander, Lord Stirling
West Point, September 30, 1779. Regrets that permission cannot be granted to Lady Mary Stirling1 to visit her friends.
Df, in writings of George Washington and H, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.
1. Lady Mary Stirling, the wife of Peter Van Brugh Livingston, was the sister of William Alexander, Lord Stirling.