George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Brigadier General Charles Scott, 29 May 1779

To Brigadier General Charles Scott

Head Quarters Middle Brook 29th May 1779

Dr Sir

I have duly received your favour of the 15th Inst. dated at Williamsburg.1

In my Letter of the 25th I have given you my sentiments on that line of Conduct which I thought most expedient in the present aspect of our Southern affairs—I have nothing more perticular at present, and would refer you to that Letter. I am sir your most humbe servt

G: W——n

Df, in Caleb Gibbs’s writing, DLC:GW; Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

1This letter has not been found.

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