West Point December 1st 1780
This will be presented by Lieut. Jackson of the 2d Dragoons, who has escorted up the Prisoners taken by Major Talmadge in Fort St George on Long Island, on the morning of the 23d inst. Lieut. Jackson will also present your Excellency the Colours of the Fort.
The Massachusetts & Connecticutt Lines arrived the last Evening. I have the honor to be With the greatest respect Your Excellencys Most Obedient Servant
DLC: Papers of George Washington.