George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Major General Israel Putnam, 25 June 1777

From Major General Israel Putnam

Peeks Kill [N.Y.] June 25th 1777


since my last nothing material has hapned here—I have sent forward 3 officers & 15 men of Col. Hazens Battn—as all the others were in the Jerseys I tho’t it improper to Detain so small a Detachment.

Genl Glover with several officers have gone to White plains to Look some Conveniant place to encamp—his Brigd. Marches there tomorrow morning. I am Sir Your Obt Hume sert

Israel Putnam


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