George Washington Papers

From Jonathan Trumbull, Jr. to Timothy Pickering, 10 March 1783

Head Quarters 10th Mar. 1783


In Answer to a Letter written by the Comr in Chief, a Week or two ago, (several on the same Subject havg been written before) to the Secty at War—respectg Standards for the Army, the follog Reply has been made.

"The Standards are in the Hands of the Q. Master at Camp, & have been there some Time."

His Excellency request your Explanation of this Matter. I am sir Your most Obedt Se[rvt]

J. Trumbull Jr Secty

DNA: RG 93—Manuscript File.

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