George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Colonel Goose Van Schaick, 15 July 1779

From Colonel Goose Van Schaick

Albany [N.Y.] 15th July 1779


I do myself the Honor to Enclose with this to your Excellency A Report & Map Received this Moment of Lieut. Hardenburgh Who Assures me that the Strictest Observations have been made this Time and the Work Laid down in the Map between the Fort & the Grand River in the most Accurate manner he was Capable of. I am with Esteem Your most Obediant servant

G. V. Schaick

LS, DLC:GW. The docket of this letter describes the enclosed map, which has not been identified, as a “Map of the Lakes & route from Fort Schuyler to Oswego.” For Lt. Abraham Hardenbergh’s assignment to create this map, see GW to Van Schaick, 9 June; see also GW to Van Schaick, 22 July.

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