John Stagg, Jr., to Tobias Lear
[Philadelphia] Sunday—March 24 1
Please to submit to the President, the enclosed letter from general Wayne, received last evening.2 Your’s respectfully
John Stagg Junr
ALS, DLC:GW; LB, DLC:GW.
1. Lear’s docket and the letter-book copy both indicate that this letter was written on 24 Mar. 1793.
2. In his letter to Henry Knox of 15 Mar., Gen. Anthony Wayne announced the arrival at Legionville of Cornplanter and other Iroquois Indians (Knopf, Wayne, description begins Richard C. Knopf, ed. Anthony Wayne, a Name in Arms: Soldier, Diplomat, Defender of Expansion Westward of a Nation; The Wayne-Knox-Pickering-McHenry Correspondence. Pittsburgh, 1960. description ends 203).