Head Quarters Robinson’s House 31st July 1780
You will be pleased upon Receipt hereof to march with your Regt by the way of King’s ferry and join the Army, which will probably be down towards Kings Bridge. Upon your arrival at the Ferry, you will send as much of the Baggage of your Regt as you can possibly spare, up to West Point, to which the Baggage of the rest of the Army is sent, under the care of one good non Commissiond Officer only. Should you have tents with you, bring down about half, and send the remainder up to the Point with your Baggage. I am, &c.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.