George Washington Papers

General Orders, 6 March 1778

General Orders

Head-Quarters V. Forge Friday March 6th 1778.

Parole: Ferdinand—Countersigns: Farnham Fez—

Varick transcript, DLC:GW. An entry in Lt. Col. Aaron Burr’s orderly book for this date announces, “Writing Paper to be sold at the Virginia State Store Near the Bull Tavern” (NHi).

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