George Washington Papers

From Tench Tilghman to Anthony Wayne, January 1781

Thursday Evening January 1781

Dear Sir

His Excellency has no objection to your meeting Wilson, you may do with him as you please, I mean as to permitting him to return. You know what a strange Creature he is. If you manage him right, you may perhaps get something important out of him, as from his connexions in the Army he must know something important. He has two Brothers in the British Service. I am Yr most obt

T. Tilghman

PHi: Anthony Wayne Papers.

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