War Office May 14th 1781
The Board have the honor to transmit your Excellency copy of a Letter from Major General Green of the 2d Ultimo, enclosing the representations of the North and south Carolina Officers respecting their Uniforms, which they beg leave to submit to your Excellencys decision, who have only the power of fixing the Uniform of the Army.
I have the Honor to be with the highest respect Your Excellencys Most Obedt Hble Servt
Jos: Carleton Secy
DLC: Papers of George Washington.