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Letter to Henry Knox, August 29, 1783
TRANSCRIPT GLC 2437.53.016
George Washington. Letter: Rocky Hill, to Henry Knox, 1783 August 29. 1 p. + doc. & address leaf.

[inserted – diff. hand: Washington] Rocky Hill 29th. Augt. 1783.

Dear Sir

Upon considering the state of facts reported in your Letter of the 26th., I think it expedient that a stop should be put to the movement of the Troops & Stores which were destined for the Western Posts; - you will be pleased to give directions accordingly, and to transmit the Letter herewith to the Quartr. Mastr. Genal. &c. as it relates to the same subject.
I am Dear Sir
With the greatest regard
Your Most Obedient Servant
*loss*
The Leter to Colo. Willet, you will be kind eno’ to forward with the Q.M. Generals.

[inserted – diff. hand: My compliments to Mrs. Knox & Family- Love to Friend Henry & the Gentn. of the Point & believe me: your Friend sincerely D Cobb]
Majr. Genl. Knox
[docket] From his Ex Genl Washington 29 Augt 1783
[address] Major General Knox *loss [We]*st Point

Notes: Published in Fitzpatrick, John C. The Writings of George Washington. vol. 27, p. 120. Signature removed.