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1 Washington, George Adams, John To John Adams from George Washington, 7 January 1776 1776-01-07 You will excuse me for reminding you of our conversation the other Evening, when I inform’d you...
2 Washington, George Adams, John To John Adams from George Washington, 15 January 1776 1776-01-15 I am exceedingly sorry I did not know that you were in this place today. Our want of Men and arms...
3 Washington, George Adams, John George Washington to the Board of War, 29 July 1776 1776-07-29 At length I have been able to comply with the first part of a Resolution of Congress of the 27...
4 Washington, George Adams, John To John Adams from George Washington, 22 October 1781 1781-10-22 As the Transmission of the inclosed paper through the usual Channel of the Department of foreign...
5 Washington, George Hamilton, Alexander Warrant to Captain Alexander Hamilton, 29 September … 1776-09-29 [ Harlem Heights, New York ] September 29, 1776. In George Washington’s “Warrant Book No 2” an...
6 Washington, George Hamilton, Alexander Warrant for Captain Alexander Hamilton, [19 December … 1776-12-19 [ Bucks County, Pennsylvania ] December 19, 1776. In George Washington’s “Warrant Book No. 2” an...
7 Washington, George Hamilton, Alexander To Alexander Hamilton from George Washington, [20 … 1777-01-20 [ Morristown, New Jersey, January 20, 1777. A statement in George Washington’s letter to...
8 Washington, George Hamilton, Alexander General Orders, Appointing Alexander Hamilton … 1777-03-01 Alexander Hamilton Esquire is appointed Aide-De-Camp to the Commander in Chief; and is to be...
9 Washington, George Campbell, Archibald George Washington to Lieutenant Colonel Archibald … 1777-03-01 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 1, 1777. Seeks to mitigate severity of Campbell’s imprisonment....
10 Washington, George Gates, Horatio George Washington to Major General Horatio Gates, 1 … 1777-03-01 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 1, 1777. Orders investigation of fraudulent recruiting returns....
11 Washington, George Arnold, Benedict George Washington to Brigadier General Benedict Arnold … 1777-03-03 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 3, 1777. Discusses Arnold’s proposed attack against Rhode Island....
12 Washington, George Clinton, George George Washington to Brigadier General George Clinton … 1777-03-03 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 3, 1777. Asks Clinton to decide location of cannon on the Hudson....
13 Washington, George Heath, William George Washington to Major General William Heath, 3 … 1777-03-03 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 3, 1777. Orders Heath to relieve Major General Artemas Ward. Df ,...
14 Washington, George Spencer, Joseph George Washington to Major General Joseph Spencer, 3 … 1777-03-03 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 3, 1777. Requests that proposed Rhode Island venture be...
15 Washington, George Ward, Artemas George Washington to Major General Artemas Ward, 3 … 1777-03-03 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 3, 1777. Accepts Ward’s resignation. Appoints Major General...
16 Washington, George Woodford, William George Washington to Brigadier General William … 1777-03-03 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 3, 1777. Discusses Woodford’s loss of seniority. Urges Woodford...
17 Washington, George Harrison, Robert Hanson George Washington to Lieutenant Colonel Robert Hanson … 1777-03-04 Differences in opinion having arisen, between General Howe and myself, respecting the...
18 Washington, George McDougall, Alexander George Washington to Brigadier General Alexander … 1777-03-06 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 6, 1777. Requests a return of troops. Questions validity of some...
19 Washington, George Smallwood, William George Washington to Brigadier General William … 1777-03-08 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 8, 1777. Instructs Smallwood to order all officers and men not...
20 Washington, George Brooks, John George Washington to Lieutenant Colonel John Brooks, 11 … 1777-03-11 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 11, 1777. Transmits commission for William Hull. Df , in writing...
21 Washington, George Mifflin, Thomas George Washington to Major General Thomas Mifflin, 11 … 1777-03-11 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 11, 1777. Orders preparations for approaching campaign. Mifflin...
22 Washington, George Silliman, Gold Selleck George Washington to Brigadier General Gold Selleck … 1777-03-11 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 11, 1777. Discusses British naval feints. Is not apprehensive of...
23 Washington, George Schuyler, Philip George Washington to Major General Philip Schuyler, 12 … 1777-03-12 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 12, 1777. Discusses necessity of concentrating forces. States...
24 Washington, George Connecticut and Rhode Island Colonels George Washington to Connecticut and Rhode Island … 1777-03-12 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 12, 1777. Requests exact return of troops. Orders colonels to...
25 Washington, George New York Colonels George Washington to New York Colonels, 12 March 1777 1777-03-12 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 12, 1777. Requests exact return of troops. Orders recruits to...
26 Washington, George Pennsylvania Colonels George Washington to Pennsylvania Colonels, 12 March … 1777-03-12 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 12, 1777. Requests exact return of troops. Orders men who have...
27 Washington, George McDougall, Alexander George Washington to Brigadier General Alexander … 1777-03-15 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 15, 1777. Approves of McDougall’s decision to order troops to...
28 Washington, George Sullivan, John George Washington to Major General John Sullivan, 15 … 1777-03-15 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 15, 1777. Exhorts Sullivan not to imagine slights. Discusses...
29 Washington, George Rutledge, John George Washington to John Rutledge, 17 March 1777 1777-03-17 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 17, 1777. Discusses proposed expedition against St. Augustine. Df...
30 Washington, George Hamilton, Alexander Warrant for Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Hamilton, 21 … 1777-03-21 [ Morristown, New Jersey ] March 21, 1777. An entry in George Washington’s “Warrant Book No 2”...
31 Washington, George Shippen, William, Jr. George Washington to William Shippen, Junior, 26 March … 1777-03-26 Morristown [ New Jersey ] March 26, 1777. Discusses the problem of soldiers dismissed from...
32 Washington, George Heard, Nathaniel George Washington to Brigadier General Nathaniel Heard … 1777-04-07 Morristown [ New Jersey ] April 7, 1777. Orders Heard to see that the number of officers is in...
33 Washington, George Reed, Joseph George Washington to Joseph Reed or Colonel Cornelius … 1777-04-07 Morristown [ New Jersey ] April 7, 1777. Orders release of “Mr. Smith” who had been acting as a...
34 Washington, George Hancock, John George Washington to John Hancock, 12 April 1777 1777-04-12 Morristown [ New Jersey ] April 12, 1777. Introduces Mauduit du Plessis and recommends his...
35 Washington, George Morris, Robert George Washington to Robert Morris, George Clymer, and … 1777-04-12 Morristown [ New Jersey ] April 12, 1777. States objections to forming an army in Pennsylvania....
36 Washington, George Clinton, George George Washington to Brigadier General George Clinton … 1777-04-20 Morristown [ New Jersey ] April 20, 1777. Discusses whether enemy plans to attack Philadelphia or...
37 Washington, George Hancock, John George Washington to John Hancock, 23 April 1777 1777-04-23 Morristown [ New Jersey ] April 23, 1777. Requests apprehension of a spy. LS , in writing of H,...
38 Washington, George Hancock, John George Washington to John Hancock, 26 April 1777 1777-04-26 Morristown [ New Jersey ] April 26, 1777. Gives instructions concerning pay of American...
39 Washington, George Saltonstall, Gurdon George Washington to Brigadier General Gurdon … 1777-04-28 Morristown [ New Jersey ] April 28, 1777. Refuses to comply with Saltonstall’s request for back...
40 Washington, George Massachusetts Legislature George Washington to the Massachusetts Legislature, 3 … 1777-05-03 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 3, 1777. Transmits congressional resolve concerning defense of...
41 Washington, George McDougall, Alexander George Washington to Brigadier General Alexander … 1777-05-03 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 3, 1777. Approves detention of Seward’s company. States that the...
42 Washington, George Weare, Meshech George Washington to Meshech Weare, 3 May 1777 1777-05-03 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 3, 1777. Transmits congressional resolve concerning defense of...
43 Washington, George Gates, Horatio George Washington to Major General Horatio Gates, 7 May … 1777-05-07 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 7, 1777. Encloses letter to Brigadier General Anthony Wayne, who is...
44 Washington, George McDougall, Alexander George Washington to Brigadier General Alexander … 1777-05-11 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 11, 1777. States that Major General Nathanael Greene and Brigadier...
45 Washington, George Varnum, James Mitchell George Washington to Brigadier General James Mitchell … 1777-05-14 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 14, 1777. Orders Varnum to forward recruits despite the opposition...
46 Washington, George McDougall, Alexander George Washington to Brigadier General Alexander … 1777-05-23 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 23, 1777. Commends McDougall on his attachment to the cause....
47 Washington, George Warren, James General Washington to James Warren, 23 May 1777 1777-05-23 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 23, 1777. Commends Massachusetts’ exertions, but states that still...
48 Washington, George Thomson, Charles George Washington to Charles Thomson, 24 May 1777 1777-05-24 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 24, 1777. Encloses copy of plan for establishing a cavalry force....
49 Washington, George Morris, Robert George Washington to Robert Morris, 28 May 1777 1777-05-28 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 28, 1777. Encloses a letter from Major General Charles Lee. States...
50 Washington, George Sullivan, John George Washington to Major General John Sullivan, 29 … 1777-05-29 Morristown [ New Jersey ] May 29, 1777. Orders Sullivan to send intelligence concerning the enemy...