To George Washington from Maj. Gen. Israel Putnam, 17 September 1777 [letter not found]
Letter not found: from Maj. Gen. Israel Putnam, 17 Sept. 1777. GW’s aide-de-camp Tench Tilghman wrote Putnam on 21 Sept.: “His Excellency recd your favr of the 17th” (DLC: William A. Oldridge Collection).
“To George Washington from Maj. Gen. Israel Putnam, 17 September 1777 [letter not found],” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified October 5, 2016, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/03-11-02-0254. [Original source: The Papers of George Washington, Revolutionary War Series, vol. 11, 19 August 1777 – 25 October 1777, ed. Philander D. Chase and Edward G. Lengel. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2001, p. 260.]