George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Zebulon Butler, 26 March 1783

Wyoming March 26th 1783

May it Please your Excellency

I Left the army the 21st Inst. with A Design; to Return by the fifteenth of April but find matters in such A Situation respecting my own Interest—I would wish to stay about fifteen Days Longer as Some Commissioners from Philadelphia will be Hear on the Fifteenth of April I should wish to see them on the Land matters, if your Excellency should Indulge me their is A man at West point that is Comming hear, will bring me an answer if Any, if none I shall Conclude that I cannot be indulgd and shall Join by the 15th of April. I have the Honnor to be Your Excellencys Most Obt Humbl. Servt

Zebn Butler Col.

1st Connect. Regt

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