George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Samuel Huntington, 10 April 1780

Head Quarters Morris Town 10th April 1780


I do myself the honor of inclosing a New York paper of the 8th which gives a more particular account of Admiral Rodney’s success than any we have yet seen. I cannot but hope that the enemy have dressed it in the most unfavorable Colours for us. I have the honor to be with very great Respect Your Excellency’s Most obt Servt

Go: Washington

P.S. Since my last I have recd confirmation from New York that another division of transports is watering, and that a further embarkation is talked of.

DNA: Item 152, Letters from George Washington, PCC—Papers of the Continental Congress.

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