George Washington to
Major General Alexander McDougall
Fredericksburg [New York] October 24, 1778. Informs McDougall that Major General Horatio Gates has been given instructions about proceeding to the danger area.
Df, in writing of H, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress ; LS, in the handwriting of H, the W. Wright Hawkes Collection of Revolutionary War Documents, on deposit at Union College, Schenectady, New York.