Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Jonathan Clarke, 20 February 1781

From Jonathan Clarke

Charlottesville, 20 Feb. 1781. Since last writing to TJ, Clarke has received a letter from Brig. Gen. [James] Hamilton “acquainting me that it was not agreeable to Maj. Gen. Phillips that the Convention Troops should receive money for the Provisions due to them, and therefore he wishes that the Germans should receive the Provisions here and the British at Frederick Town.”

RC (Vi); 2 p.; addressed and endorsed.

Clarke’s earlier letter is dated 6 Feb. 1781.

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