Head Quarters 9th Decemr 1780
I had the honor of receiving your favr of the 30th November by Brigr Genl Irvine. Inclosed you will find a passport for the Ship General de Reidesel made out agreeable to the form and terms which you requested. I have the honor to be with due Respect Sir yr most obt and hble Servt
DLC: Papers of George Washington.