Head Quarters Morristown 1st April 1780
I am pleased to have it in my power to comply with the request in your letter of the 27th of last month.
The commissary of prisoners has received orders to signify to Mr Auchmuty that he has permission to go into New-York for three weeks; and I hope it will reach him in time to see you before your sailing. I am Madam Your obt & very hble servt
NNMus: Papers of George Washington.