George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Nehemiah Hubbard, 13 September 1780

Head Quarters Bergen County 13th Sepr 1780


I have made an appointment to meet the Count de Rochambeau and The Chevalier de Ternay, who will be accompanied by the commanding Officers of Artillery and Engineers in the French Army, at Harford on the 20th instant. The Marquis de la Fayette—Genl Knox and the commanding Officer of the Corps of Engineers in our service will accompany me. You will be pleased to provide the best quarters which the Town affords, and make every necessary preparation of Forage and other matters. I shall have an escort of twelve or fifteen Dragoons. The French General will probably have a like number. I am Sir Yr most obt Servt

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