New Haven May 23: 1782
I am Just Arived from St Croix Were I was Intrusted with a Book, for your Excellency, by John Hanson Esqr. of that Island, which I Now forward By the Bearer, at the Same time was Desired to Inform your Excellency of his Health from Your Humble Servant
Willm: Van Duersen
DLC: Papers of George Washington.