George Washington Papers

From George Washington to John Franklin, 14 February 1781

Head Quarters New Windsor 14. Feby 1781.


I am sorry to inform you that Sir Henry Clinton refuses to admit you into New York in the character of Agent for American Prisoners. I hope, that the suspence which you have been held in, since my first application to you on the subject, has been attended with no inconvenience to your private concerns. I am with great Respect Sir Your most obt Servt

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