George Washington Papers

To George Washington from John Neilson, 21 January 1781

Trenton 21st January 1781


I had the Honor to receive your Excellency’s Letter of the tenth Instant, and agreably to the directions contained in it, have forwarded to the Commanding Officer of the Troops of the State of New Jersey, the three hundred and Eighty pairs of Stockings committed to my Care by the Ladies of the Committee for receiving donations for the Soldiers of the American Army—I have the Honor to be your Excellency’s Most Obedient and very Humble Servant

John Neilson

D.Q.M. New Jersey

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

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