Head Quarters 22d Septmr 1782
I do myself the honor to inclose to your Excellency, for the observation of Congress, the latest Intelligence I have received from New York.It is the most direct & perfect Information I have been able to obtain; much the same Accounts are received from there in different Ways.
A Copy of what is herein inclosed, has already been transmitted to the Marquis de Vandreiul for his Information. With perfect Regard & Esteem —I have the Honor to be your Excellencys Most Obedient and most humble Servant
DNA: Item 152, Letters from George Washington, PCC—Papers of the Continental Congress.