To Major General Nathanael Greene
[West Point, August 17, 1779]
Lt. Whitehead undertakes1 to go tomorrow morning early with some important dispatches for The General to Philadelphia. You will be pleased to have him furnished with a good horse saddle & Bridle for this purpose.
A Hamilton Aide De Camp
To The Quarter Master General
ALS, Library of the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia.
1. Lieutenant James Whitehead, Second Pennsylvania Regiment.