Washington. Letter: Head Quarters, to Major General Henry Knox, 1782 May 1. 1 p.
– different hand: Washington]
Quarters 1st. May 1782 –
have been favor’d with your Letter of the 21st. Ulto. I am so
totally in the dark at this Time, respecting the scene of our operations for the
ensuing Campaign, that I cannot at present, give you any directions respecting
the Time and Rout that Colo. Lamb’s Regiment shall march – As soon as I am
decided, I shall inform you in Season. –
Sappers and Miners have been ordered to West Point, because, their Services may
be usefull at that Post.
am with esteem
Most humble. Servt –