Head Quarters April 9th 1783
The Commander in Chief is pleased to direct that you send up a Cockswain & 8 of your best Oarsmen to Man his Barge—They may bring a light Boat with them to be kept at Head Quarters for Orderly purposes. I am Sir Your Hble Servt
D. Humphrys A.D.C.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.