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I have received your several Despatches accompanying your Letters of the 28th of December, 9. 23. & 24 of January.
The Action at the Cowpens was conducted in such a Manner as does the highest Honor to Genl Morgan and the brave Officers & Soldiers under his Command.
The Standards taken from the Enemy will be very acceptable to Congress.
Every Exertion will be made to furnish the southern Army with the Necessaries they are so much in Want of. I have the Honor to be with the highest respect Sir
your most obedient 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 23 January 2018]