<br /> Lee Letter: n75

Washington and Lee University

Sender: George Washington
Recipient: Henry Lee

Sir:

I am to desire, that you will make no delay at this place, but
continue your march to Pompton by the way of Morris Town, with as much
dispatch as you can without injuring your horse.

I am,
etc.1

Notes:

1 The draft is in the writing of Richard Kidder Meade.

This same day (June 3) Washington wrote to Capt. Henry Bedkin, of Pulaski’s
Legion, ordering him to march his dragoons to the Army via
Morristown. This letter is in the Washington
Papers
.