West point Feb. 10. 1781.
I have been honored with yours of the 7th and have sent orders to Capt. Welles to relieve the Garrison of the Block house at Dobbs ferry, agreeable to your directions. I have the honor to be with the greatest respect Your Excellency’s Most obedient servant
P.S. I am this moment honored with yours of the 9th to which I shall shortly attend.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.