To Taverne Demont Dhiver
Copy: Library of Congress
Passy Feby. 28. 1779
I am honor’d with yours of the 22 Inst. applying for two Commissions. I should have a Pleasure in complying with your Request; But it is not in my Power, till I shall have receiv’d fresh Orders from Congress. I have the Honor to be, Sir &c.
M. Taverne de Mont d’Hiver. Dunkirk.