George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Brigadier General Enoch Poor, 20 November 1777

To Brigadier General Enoch Poor

Head Quarters [Whitemarsh, Pa.] 20th November 1777.


Upon receipt of this you are to direct your march towards this Army, and to be as expeditious as possible in forming a Junction. I am &ca.

If in consequence of yesterdays orders you should have field off towards Trenton1—continue that Rout and give me notice of it by a Messenger—he will probably find me at the Crooked Billet.

Df, in John Laurens’s writing, DLC:GW; Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

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