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The Jersey Brigade will be ordered to Kings-ferry to receive the Waggons of the Mas sachuset ts...
In answer to your Letter of the 10th I can only observe: that it is not in my power to give any...
I have just received advice from Otis and Henley of Boston that they had, thro’ the interest of...
[ Preakness, New Jersey ] November 22, 1780 . Sends instructions for preparation of boats for the...
You have been directed to furnish the Commanding Officer of the Boats with materials for muffling...
New Windsor [ New York ] January 1, 1781 . Instructs Pickering to set up plan for replacement of...
The tranquility of winter quarters and the important change about to take place in our military...
Since I directed Col. Humphrys the day before yesterday, to request you to have the beef salted...
My horses, I am told, have not had a mouthful of long or short forage for three days. They have...
Yours of this date is before me—when I wrote to Colo. Lutterloh I had no knowledge of your letter...
I enclose you a Copy of the Resolution of Congress of the 23d Janry on the subject of remounting...
New Windsor [ New York ] February 10, 1781 . Recapitulates verbal directions given Pickering...
The inclosed instructions were begun though not completed at the time they are dated; but the...
New Windsor [ New York ] February 14, 1781 . Is going to Rhode Island. States that command of the...
I shall set out in a day or two for Rhode Island. The command in my absence will devolve upon...
New Windsor [ New York ] February 15, 1781 . Has ordered light troops to prepare to march to...
I have ordered a detachment of light troops amounting to a 1000 to assemble at Peek’s Kill in...
Whereas I have ordered a detachment of the army to march from Peeks-kill on the 19th instant on a...
If the detachment now forming, pursues its object, it will be a strong additional motive against...
You will take the earliest, and most efficacious Measures for the transportation of all the...
I enclose to you the Extract of a Letter from Major General Heath, of this day; and must again...
The supply of flour for the Army must be kept up regularly, And the Means of transportation must...
There was never any regular formation of the department of Geographer to the Army, but to the...
The necessity of getting forward what Flour is upon the communication urges me to a measure which...
I enclose to you a Letter for Major General Parsons; in which I have mentioned the return of a...
Alarming accounts of the state of Provisions at Fort Schuyler, having this moment been received,...
I inclose for your inspection, Original Letters from Major General Heath & Brigadier General...
Since I wrote to you the last Evening, respecting the transportation of the salted Provisions, I...
Under the present circumstances of transportation from Connecticut, I should advise, that Mr...
The quantity of salted provision in the western part of Connecticut, being by your representation...
General Washington presents his Compliments to Colonel Pickering, and requests the favor of his...
At the same time I again inform you, of the almost infinite importance it is, to have the Boats...
I wish to know whether General Du Portail has made any Arrangements with you respecting Planks...
One of my own Horses which I sent from Camp to be wintered—together with the Horses which usually...
I have been favour’d with yours of last evening; and cou’d wish that the present situation of the...
To the Quarter Master General, or Deputy Qr Mr with the Army. In all cases on the present march,...
It is of the utmost importance to the Service, that Gentlemen who are acting at the heads of...
As soon as you have arranged Matters & sent on a Gentleman of your Department to mark out the...
You will be pleased to have the Flat Boats which are in James River mounted upon Carriages as...
York & Gloucester being fixed upon as places of Cantonment for the French Troops, it is necessary...
Pay from the British Military Chest in your Care One hundred and fifty Pounds Lawful Money to...
I have not a doubt but that you will take the best care of all the Articles of Public Stores...
It is to be hoped that Forrage will be provided at proper places on the Rout by which the Army...
Upon a supposition that this may reach you upon the North River, I am induced to recommend to...
As your continuance at the North River was considerably longer than I expected, I have not had an...
Upon a view of the difference there will be in the expences between hiring & purchasing Ox Teams...
I have attentively considered the several matters contained in your Letter, Returns, Estimates, &...
I have your favor of this day before me. Altho I am not certain the Teams will be wanted so soon...
In reply to your letter of yesterday I have to observe. although I am not so particularly...
I have to acquaint you that I propose leaving town on Wednesday or Thursday next, & as I would...