George Washington Papers

General Orders, 25 March 1776

General Orders

Head Quarters, Cambridge, March 25th 1776

Parole Charlestown.Countersign Rutledge.

The Waggon Masters and Company of Carpenters in Boston, to receive and obey all such Orders and Directions, as Brigadier General Green shall think proper to give—The Hospital and Regimental surgeons to examine carefully the state of their sick, and whenever they discover the smallest symptom of the small-pox, they are without delay to send the patient to the small-pox Hospital in Cambridge.

Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

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