George Washington Papers

General Orders, 14 December 1777

General Orders

Head-Quarters, at the Gulph [Pa.] Decr 14th 1777.

Parole Raritan.C. Signs Schuylkill. Delaware.

The regiments of horse are to draw provisions of any issuing Commissary, lying most convenient to them, upon proper returns therefor.

Such of the baggage as is not absolutely necessary for the troops, and all the Commissary’s and others stores, are to remain on this side of the gulph.

Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

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