War Office 10th October 1796
Packet, No. 1. which is enclosed contains the last dispatches from General Wayne. The private letter included therein, is a duplicate of one not yet come to hand, which it would seem contains the papers to which it refers.
Packet, No. 2. The last letters from Tennessee.
Packet, No. 3. The proceedings of a Court Martial on a soldier who attempted to desert. With the greatest respect I have the honor to be Your obedt Servant
DLC: Papers of George Washington.