George Washington Papers

To George Washington from John Mercereau, 25 August 1780

Woodbridge August 25. 1780

Dear Sir

Since I Left Head Quarters I have Been very Deligent in getting the Account of Brooklin works I Sent Over to Both my Corespondent the One is very Sick I have Sent a Second time & found him Recovering hope Soon to get a plan of the works at Brooklin Sending to the Other Corespondent the first Order miscaried but have Sent again which he has Receiv’d that I Now Expect from Both as soon as I Receive it Shall Come on imediately to Head Quarters, A Report prevails in New york that they are going to Send all the prisoners to Hallifax for Security Your Obedient Servent

John Mercereau

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