<br /> Lee Letter: n93

Washington and Lee University

Sender: George Washington
Recipient: Henry Lee

Dr. Sir:

As Congress are yet uninformed of the enterprise against Powles
Hook, and I am anxious to have them furnished with the particulars, I
have to request your report without delay. I heartily congratulate you
and wish you to give my thanks to the officers and troops who were
concerned on this occasion.

I am, &c.1


1 The draft is in the writing of James McHenry.