Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to George Muter, [28 February 1781]

To George Muter

[28 February 1781]

Whenever Capt. [Windsor] Brown wants a horse to ride on duty, Colo. Muter will be pleased to give him an order on the Quarter master for a public horse.

Th: Jefferson

RC (Vi); endorsed: “Note from the Govr. to furnish Cap. Browne with a horse 28 Feb.” A minute in the War Office Journal (Vi) recording receipt of this letter on 28 Feb. 1781 confirms the recipient and date here assigned.

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