|15 July 1775||
GW at American headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In his General Orders for the day, GW ordered commanding officers to notify him of the men who were most skilled in managing whale boats.
|14 July 1775||
GW at American headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In his General Orders for the day, GW emphasized good hygiene and the proper clothing of all troops.
|04 February 1792||
GW at Philadelphia. GW wrote Baltimore merchant Henry Dorsey Gough acknowledging his letter of 1 Feb. 1792 and lauding his attempts to improve his breed of sheep.
|17 February 1791||
GW at Philadelphia. GW wrote to Georgetown merchants and landowners William Deakins, Jr.
|31 January 1791||
GW at Philadelphia. British historian William Gordon wrote GW a letter expressing his fire and water safety concerns for the nation’s permanent capital.
|10 April 1797||
GW at Mount Vernon, where he wrote Secretary of State Timothy Pickering to acknowledge receipt of an agricultural pamphlet from John Sinclair.
|31 March 1789||
From Mount Vernon, GW began preparing to leave home for an unknown period of time.