George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Samuel Huntington, 29 April 1781

Philadelphia April 29. 1781


Your Excellency will recieve enclosed a Resolve of Congress of the 26th Instant, authorizing the quarter Master General to appoint Col. Champlin of Newport a Barrack Master to the French Army agreeable to the Sentiments expressed in your Letter of the 21st Instant.

Also a Resolve of the same Date with the above mentioned, affixing the Pay of Captain Lieutenant of Artillery, and of Lieutenants & Sergeants of Infantry agreeable to the Resolve of the 24th of May 1778.

By the enclosed Resolve of the 17th Instant your Excellency will be informed that Mr J. Moylan is appointed Clothier General—With the highest Respect & Esteem I have the Honor to be Your Excellency’s most obedient & most humble Servant

Sam. Huntington President

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