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Inclosed I send your Excellency copies of several letters that passed between Lord Cornwallis, Genl Gates and myself No l, 2, & 3., with their enclosures No 4[,] 5, and 6.
Lord Cornwallis seems to be desirous of having his authentic order published. Congress will judge how far his Lordship's request may be complied with.
On the 20th Inst. I recieved your Excellency's letter of the 6th of Decembr and the 2d of January with the enclosed acts of Congress. I have the honor to be
Your Excellency's Most Obedient Humble Servant
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene,
ed. Dennis Conrad et al.
(Columbia, S.C.: Model Editions Partnership, 1999). Full texts of documents calendared in
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene
(Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1994), Vol. 7, pp. 152-289. On the Web at http://mep.blackmesatech.com/mep/ [Accessed 25 October 2017]