George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Benjamin Lincoln, 10 April 1782

War-office april 10th 1782

Dear General,

I have the honor to transmit Your Excellency a resolve of Congress regulating the Paymaster’s department—By this resolve it is directed that warrants issue from your Excellency for contingencies—at Lieutenant Wheaton’s request I enclose you his accounts—for the payment of which he wishes to obtain a warrant on the Paymaster General. I have the honor to be, With perfect respect and esteem, My dear General Your most obedient servant

B. Lincoln

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

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