Copyright 1999. Rhode Island Historical Society. All rights reserved.
To Lieutenants Samuel Jones and Tarpley White
I cannot agree to accept your resignations and therefore cannot give you the certificate you desire. I should be happy to oblige you could I do it consistent with my duty. I am Gentlemen
your Most Obedt humble Ser
Autograph draft signed (MiU-C)
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 5 January 2018]