George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Major General Philip Schuyler, 14 August 1778

To Major General Philip Schuyler

Head Quarters White plains 14 Augt 1778

Dr Sir

I had not the pleasure of receiving your letter of the 28 ulto till the other day. It was found by a soldier in a tavern, and delivered to Colonel Hay who immediately sent it forward.

I have now to inform you that the Court martial for the tryal of General St Clair sits the 24th Inst. I am Sir &[ca]


Df, in James McHenry’s writing, DLC:GW; Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

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