George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Abraham Skinner, 24 February 1781

Head Quarters New Windsor 24th Feby 1781.


Inclosed is the Copy of a letter from the Board of War representing the situation of the British and German prisoners of War in Philad. for want of Cloathing and other necessaries—This you will be pleased to communicate to Mr Loring.

Every possible attention has been paid to the sick—the infected have been removed to the House of employment, the most roomy, commodious and comfortable building near the City. I am &c.

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

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