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Letter from Samuel Huntington to Richard Caswell
Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796
November 18, 1779
Volume 14, Page 226

PRESD'T SAML. HUNTINGTON TO GOV. CASWELL.
[From Executive Letter Book.]

Philadelphia, 18th Nov., 1779.

Sir:

You will receive herewith enclosed two Acts of Congress of the 12th & 16th Inst. for reforming the eleven Companies of the Artificers raised by the Quarter Master General, making provision for and granting certain benefits to that Corps in particular, that they be considered as part of the eighty Battalions apportioned on the several States to which they respectively belong, also another Act of the 16th Inst., requesting the aid of the several States for obtaining witnesses and depositions in the trial of cases before Courts Martial.

I have the honor to be, with great respect,
Your ob. huml Serv't,
SAML. HUNTINGTON, Presd't.
Gov. Caswell.