George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Daniel Tillinghast, 15 July 1780

Hd Qrs 15 July 1780


I have received your letter of the 28th of June last.

However disposed I might be to serve you in your application, it could not be done without an officious interference on my part, of which I presume you were not sufficiently aware. Appointments such as you speak of, rest entirely with our allies, it is therefore that all requests or applications should be made to them. I am Sir Your obt servt

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

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