George Washington to Comte de Rochambeau
Preakness [New Jersey] October 10, 1780. Regrets “that this campaign has not been productive of such important advantages as we had reason to flatter ourselves.” Is “not sanguine about any enterprise, which is connected with maritime dispositions.” Approves detention of Colonel Christopher Greene’s regiment. Sends news of execution of Major John André.
Df, in writing of H, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.