From Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski
June 6 1778
The Duty of the Service keep me from present My Self to your Excellency my homage, I Send for this Purpose Mr De Segond1 he Will have the honour to tell you What of Want their Effect Will Depend from your Goodness & I Call upon them. I am With Respect Sir, your humble & obedient Servant
C. Pulaski Genl
ALS, PHi: Society Collection.
1. Jacques-Marie-Blaise, Chevalier de Segond de Sederon (1758–1832), joined the Continental army as a volunteer in June 1777 and was appointed a captain in Pulaski’s Legion in the spring of 1778. He was captured at the surrender of Charleston, S.C., in May 1780 and exchanged in November 1782.