War Office July 8, 1780.
Majr Jameson has applied to the Board for the commission of Lt Col. in Sheldon’s regiment of light Dragoons, which is vacant by the resignation of Lt Colo. Blagden.
Yr Excellency will be pleased to direct the commission to issue if you think it proper, and also to inform the Board when it is to be dated. I have the honor to be with the greatest respect Yr Excys Most obedt Sert
DLC: Papers of George Washington.