Philadelphia July 3. 1781
I have been honored with your Excellency’s Dispatches of the 16th, 21st, 24th, & 28th Ulto.
Have herewith enclosed a Resolve of Congress of the 2d Instant passed in Consequence of your Letter of the 24th Ulto, and hope that your Request for a Corps of Rifle Men will be fully complied with by this State. I have the Honor to be with the highest Respect Sir Your most obedient & most humble Servant
Sam. Huntington President
DLC: Papers of George Washington.