George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Thomas Nelson, Jr., 10 October 1781

Head Quarters 10th October 1781.

Dear Sir

The Count de Grasse has written to me very pressingly for a further supply of Pilots. I shall therefore be glad to know whether your Excellency has received any answer from Gloucester on that subject, or whether you have any other prospects of procuring them. I have the honor to be most Respectfully Yr Excellency’s obt and humble servt

Go: Washington

There is a Gentleman from the Fleet now waiting an answer.

Vi: Papers of George Washington.

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