George Washington Papers

To George Washington from James McHenry, 27 June 1796

Philadelphia 27 June 1796.


I have the honour to inclose you Adjutant General Beckwiths answer to my dispach to Lord Dorchester of the 10th of last month.

I inclose, likewise, copy of the orders for the evacuation of the posts of Fort Miamis—Detroit and Michilimackinac the originals of which will leave this to-morrow morning at 5 o’clock by express.

Capn Lewis delevered the orders requiring the evacuation of Oswego & Niagara to Capn Bruff at Albany. With the greatest respect I have the honour to be Sir your most obt Servt

James McHenry

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

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