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From Timothy Pickering to Bartholomew Dandridge, Jr., 5 May 1795

Timothy Pickering to Bartholomew Dandridge, Jr.

War Office May 5. 1795.

Dear Sir

An express is going this morning with money to General Morgan’s army. I left with the President yesterday the copy of my letter of the 1st which went by last Saturday’s post to Genl Morgan.1 I would transmit that as a duplicate. And if the President thinks that a greater portion of the militia should be immediately discharged, or would give any other orders respecting them, I shall be happy to be informed thereof.2 I am now writing to Genl Morgan. yr obt servt

T. Pickering


1These letters have not been found. The previous Saturday was 2 May.

2For GW’s earlier comments about discharging the militia detachment at Pittsburgh, see his letter to Pickering of 13 April.

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