Head Quarters Bergen County 26th July 1780
I have been honored with your Excellency’s favor of the 10th enclosing Copies of the several laws passed by the Legislature of your State, for procuring the supplies of Men—provisions—and Carriages required by the Honble the Committee of Cooperation in conjunction with me. The readiness with which those laws were passed, and the pointed attention which your Excellency seems determined to pay to the due execution of them are happy presages that they will be speedily and fully carried into effect. I have the honor to be with the highest Respect and Regard Sir Your Excellency’s Most obt and humble Servt
MdAA: Brown Book, Vol. I.