George Washington Papers

From George Washington to New York Officer Commanding at Dobbs’s Ferry, 15 February 1783

Head Quarters Newburgh Feby 15th 1783


Mr George Nicolson (having obtained liberty from the Executive of the State to which he belongs) is permitted to have an interview with the British Merchants Capitulants at York Town in Virginia—for which purpose, he may either have permission to go with a flag into the City of N. York: or such Merchants aforesd as shall be specified by him may be suffered to come with a flag to the Post of Dobbs Ferry, where the proposed interview may take place. I am Sir Your Most Obedt Servt.

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