George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Jonathan Trumbull, Sr., 5 May 1780

Lebanon 5th May 1780


This moment received your Excellency’s Letter of the 26th March last, why so long in coming I know not.

This will be delivered by Capt Thomas Pool, he came from New–York the 6th April ult On Parole—He informs me of sundry Particulars, which I fancy you will rejoyce to be made acquainted with; he is designed for your Head Quarters on Monday next—and will give you some interesting intelligence, for which I refer you to him, and recommend him to your Notice. I have the Honor to be with the highest respect Your Excellency’s Most Obedient hble Servant

Jonth Trumbull

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

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