George Washington Papers

From George Washington to William Heath, 24 August 1781

Haverstraw 24th August 1781

Dear Sir

You will please to furnish the Teams required by the Qr Mr General without a moments delay—These same teams, or some others, may reach you in time to answer the purposes you speak of. I am halted for want of them, and have my movements, the success of which depends absolutely upon celerity, impeded.

Colo. Smith will apply for a party to assist the transportation at the Ferry, which I desire may be furnished immediately. With Esteem and Regard I am Dear Sir Yr most obt and hble servt

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