TRANSCRIPT GLC 6487
George Washington. Letter signed: Head Quarters Bergen County,
to Caesar Rodney, 1780 July 27. 1 p. + doc. + addr.
Head Quarters Bergen
County 27th. July 1780
I imagine before this reaches your Excellency, the Militia
of the State of Delaware, required by the Committee of cooperation,
will have assembled at Wilmington, the place of rendezvous
You will be pleased to give orders to the Officer commanding
them, to march and join the Army under my command wherever
it may be.
I have the honor to be with
the greatest respect
Most Obed. hum Servant
[docket] Letter from G. Washington July 1780.
[address] Public Service His Excellency Cæsar
Rodney Esqr. Governor of the State of Delaware
Notes: Published in Fitzpatrick, John C. The Writings of George
Washington. v. 19: 267.