The Papers of General Nathanael Greene


From Colonel Nicholas Long

Sir

Yours dated at Pedee 18th Inst per Exp[ress] came safe to hand. Shall pay all due regard there to, and as Soon as matters can be arrang'd Shall make you a return of what relates to my Depart.
The wagons I ordd to be sent of [off] for head Qurts when I left home, The board of War detaind untill my Return. I then sent of [off] Six imediatly by the way of Kingston to take in rum & Coffe & for the Army and am Sr

Your Most Obet Humble Servt

Nicholas Long

[P.S.]
NB. The wine, Vinegr, cyder, & bacon Hams is also sent per the Wagons.
Letter signed (MiU-C) 1 p.