George Washington Papers

From George Washington to David Humphreys, 24 November 1780

Hd Qrs Novr 24th 1780

Dr Sir,

Some intelligence having been received from New York unfavourable to the project I had in contemplation I have relinquished it and am to desire the detachment under General Stark will discontinue its co-operation, and take such measures as are necessary for its security and for making the forage originally intended. I am, with great regard Yr Obedient Servant

G. Washington

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

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