3rd Nov[embe]r 1776.
The 16th and 17th Dragoons are immediately to make up three days Forage [sic] in order to carry with them when the Army moves.
September 26, 1776 - June 2, 1777
[Captain Henry Knight, Aide-de-Camp to General Howe.]
[New York Historical Society Collection, Mss. page 77.]