George Washington Papers

From George Washington to the County Lieutenants, 2 August 1755

To the County Lieutenants

[Mount Vernon, 2 August 1755]

To each County Lieutt in the Northern District

I intend myself the honour of waitg upon your County, in order to exercise the Militia thereof; and shoud be glad if you woud appoint your Officer’s to meet me at the Court Ho., or some other convenient place with a Firelock, Ammunition, &ca on the  of September next, and the Militia properly accoutre’d, the day following.1 I am Sir Yr most Obt Servt

G. W——n

LB (original), DLC:GW; LB, DLC:GW.

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