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Convinced of the utility, the necessity, at all times, of a well disciplined militia, to every...
’Tis with real pain I ask your Excellency’s attention (engaged as it is in affairs of such vast...
Your favour of yesterday I received, and am sorry to hear that the Quota of Militia which the...
The Office of Adjutant General being vacant by the resignation of Colo. Reed, and the power of...
I esteem it a singular honour done me by your Excellency in offering me the post of Adjutant...
I sent by the express an answer to your letter respecting the office of adjutant general, & gave...
I am favoured with yours of the 9th & 14th instants. Upon the Receipt of the first I had no hopes...
I had the honour to receive your Excellency’s letter by Col. Lee, conferring upon me the office...
Wilmington [ Delaware ] August 29, 1777. Sends extract from General Orders of June 18, 1777,...
It often happens that soldiers are discharged without being paid off, or furnished with a...
The inclosed copy of a letter from Thomas Smith Esqr. will inform you of the distressed condition...
I have been favored with yours of the 19th inst. with its enclosures on the subject of the Indian...
Capt. Armstrong arrived here yesterday with some necessaries for the North Carolina troops, among...
I am favd with yours of the 9th instant. I have directed the Blankets to be brought forward to...
General Gates has written to Congress describing his distressed situation from the want of men,...
I was honored yesterday with the Boards Letter of the 19th Instant. From the apprehensions of the...
This morning it occurred to me that very little if any of the cloathing at Springfield had been...
Justice and the Public Interest require that all Allowances engaged to the Army should be...
I have the happiness to inform you that the box, containing the orderly books & some returns,...
Letter not found : from Timothy Pickering, 5 March 1779. GW wrote Pickering on 10 March : “I had...
I had the honor of your letter of the 5th Inst. with its inclosures. I have communicated the...
Letter not found : from Timothy Pickering, 13 March 1779. GW wrote to Pickering on 20 March : “I...
I have the honor of yours of the 13th instant inclosing a Copy of a letter from Colo. Brodhead...
As I shall have occasion to remove Colo. Rawlins’s Corps from Fort Frederick in Maryland, (where...
I must request the Board to give orders to have a considerable number of Cartridges made up with...
yours of the 22d inst. came to hand yesterday evening. I immediately sent orders to the Clothier...
Last evening an express arrived here from Charlestown, which place he left the 23d of June. He...
Yesterday afternoon arrived here the armed Cutter Royal George of 14 guns, prize to the Pickering...
We have recieved a letter from Mr Pausch, Surgeon Major of the Hessian regimt of Knyphausen,...
Lt Colo. Connolly has a son about ten years old who is an ensign in the 17th regt British. His...
We do ourselves the honour to inclose you a letter from the board to Major General Howe at West...
We had the honour of receiving your letter of the 14th inst. by Captain Bowman, who arrived here...
We did ourselves the honour of writing to your Excellency on the 20th ulto. when we expected to...
We have been honoured with your Excellency’s letter of the 18th instant; and to enable us to...
At the request of General Hamilton I inclose you his state of the deficien[cies] of provisions...
You will doubtless ere this reaches you, have been informed that Congress have been pleased to...
Philadelphia, 21 Aug. 1780 . Having been appointed by Congress to “an important and at this time...
Your Letter of August the second has come duly to hand. We agree with you that the post at fort...
I was in hopes that circumstances would have admitted of your joining the Army before this time;...
I am authorized, with your approbation, to take from the line of the army such & so many officers...
I am directed by The General to inform you in confidence, that the army will march from its...
I am directed by The General to inform you in confidence, that the army will march from its...
Capt. Clark of the corps of Artificers was sent yesterday agreeably to your Excellency’s...
I was honoured with your letter relative to a deputy quarter master for the State of Virginia,...
You will have the boats at Dodd’s and those now with the army, properly furnished with oars,...
Sensible how mortifying is Disappointment especially when the Object of our wishes is almost...
The Jersey Brigade will be ordered to Kings-ferry to receive the Waggons of the Mas sachuset ts...
I send you the dispatches for Millet—There are among them two letters—one for Morris Town and one...
Preakness, New Jersey, November 6, 1780. Describes efforts to obtain boats for projected attack...
I beg you will inform the General that the day he called at my quarters I sent a gentleman to the...