1783 May 17. G[ershom?] Mott ALS to [Issac] Guion
Addressed to Capt. Lt. Isaac Guion, 2 Regt. Artillery, Quarter Master Generals Office. Requesting information about how the "officers of our line or Regt." have decided regarding "the proposal of Congress of 5 years pay in lieu of half pay." His provisions have been withheld since February and his situation has become desperate, despite applying to Capt. [Isaac?] Hubbell, and requests Guion to intervene. Comments on Tories and the need to prevent men from joining their ranks. See also John Copp ALS to Isaac Guion, October 18, 1787, in Women's History Collection.