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Resolution about Foraging, General Washington, Westchester County, September 7, 1781
Resolution to determine quantities of forage taken in Westchester by Washington's army so certificates could be paid to State (Udny Hay)
That Major general Heath or the commanding officer in the eastern department cause immediate and equitable measures to be taken for ascertaining the quantities of forage expended by the allied army under the command of General Washington in the county of West Chester in the State of New York during the present campaign, which hath not been accounted for and that he direct the Deputy Quartermaster in that department to give certificates accordingly to the State Agent of New York, or any other person or persons authorized to receive the same.
Extract from the minutes
March 2013. http://www.history.army.mil/books/RevWar/risch/chpt-2.htm