George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Henry Laurens, 20 September 1778

From Henry Laurens

[Philadelphia] 20th September [1778]


I writ to Your Excellency the 16th by Titsworth. The present is to inclose an Act of Congress of the 17th for marching Pulaski’s Legion to Trenton, there to receive Your Excellency’s Orders.1 I have the honor to be &c.

LB, DNA:PCC, item 13. The heading of this letter on the manuscript includes the notation: “by Colonel [Moses] Hazen.”

1For this resolution, see JCC description begins Worthington Chauncey Ford et al., eds. Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789. 34 vols. Washington, D.C., 1904–37. description ends , 12:922.

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