27 November 1780
You will perceive by the order of March that you are to take the direction of the column which marches to Kings ferry—You will proceed there accordingly—in the manner prescribed.and when you arrive send your baggage up by water, marching the troops by land—to their respective cantonments the Connecticut line crossing the ferry will proceed up the East side of the River—the Massachusetts line will proceed up the West side of the river to West Point. General Heath will designate the particular distribution. Given at Head Quarters Nov. 27. 1780
DLC: Papers of George Washington.