Head Quarters Head of Elk 8th Sept. 1781
As soon as you have arranged Matters & sent on a Gentleman of your Department to mark out the different Stages & haltg Places, for the Horses & Teams on the followg Route—from hence to—Bald Friars—thence
Elk Ridge Landg
George Town—from thence
Falls of Rappahanack—avoidg
to—Caroline Court House
You will come forward yourself as expeditiously as may be to the Army with the Marquis De Lafayette—Colo. Lutterlough will see to providing Forage—and is invested with Powers for impressing the same in Case of Necessity. I am Dear Sir Your Most Obedt Servant
DNA: RG 93—Manuscript File.