Poughkeepsie April 8th 1783
Be pleased to accept my warmest Thanks for the very agreable Communications made by your Excellency’s Letter of this Date which I have this Moment received.
I sincerely congratulate your Excellency on this most interesting Event.
I have the Honor to be with the highest Respect & Esteem Your Excellency’s most Obedient Servant
DLC: Papers of George Washington.