George Washington to the Committee of Cooperation1
Morristown [New Jersey] May 24, 1780. Asks Committee to examine its powers to find if “they will enable you as far as is practicable in our circumstances, to draw forth the resources of the Country.”
Df, in writing of H, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.
1. This committee from Congress consisted of Philip Schuyler of New York, John Mathews of South Carolina, and Nathaniel Peabody of New Hampshire.