Alexander Hamilton Papers

George Washington to John Hancock, 2 June 1777

George Washington to John Hancock

Middlebrook Camp [New Jersey] June 2, 1777. Encloses news from Northern Department. Deplores deficiency of troops. States that Colonel Elias Boudinot1 is going to Philadelphia to discuss exchange of prisoners.

Df, in writing of H; last line and postscript in writing of Robert Hanson Harrison, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.

1Boudinot was commissary general for prisoners, Continental Congress.

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