Philadelphia June 6th 1782
Capt. Montgomery not proceeding at the time I expected, prevented forwarding to your excellency by him the 2 boxes, had the honour of writing to you about the 4th of March last: they are now on board the south Carolina, ready to be delivered to any person, your excellency will please to appoint to receive them. With very much respect I have the honor to be Your Excellency’s most obedient & most humble servant
DLC: Papers of George Washington.