From George Washington1
Head Quarters Morris Town [New Jersey]
May 2d. 1780
The inclosed Letter of the 1st. of March I received sometime ago from Doctor Gordon which a variety of pressing business has prevented me from communicating to you before. I request your determination on the points contained in it, that I may transmit it to the Doctor. You will be pleased to return me his Letter with the inclosure to which it refers.
I am Dr Sir Your Most Obt Servt.
To Lt Colo. Alexander Hamilton
Df, in writing of George Augustine Washington, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.
1. For background to this letter see H’s correspondence with John Brooks, Francis Dana, William Gordon, and Daniel Henley.