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Title: James Speed to Hugh McCulloch, 24 August 1865

Date: August 24, 1865

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Location: National Archives and Records Administration

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00049

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Attorney General's Office.

August 24, 1865.

Hon. Hugh McCulloch,

Secretary of the Treasury.

Sir:

I have the honor to request that you will issue a warrant on the treasurer of the United States, in favor of S. M. McKean, Esq. Disbursing Clerk, for the sum of Two thousand and fifty eight dollars, ($2058.97.) and ninety-seven cents; and charge the same to the appropriations indicated below.

I am sir, very respectfully,

Your obedient servant,

James Speed

Attorney General.

Salary of Att'y Gen'l, for August 1865.$673.91
" Ass't " " " " "$294.84.
" Clerks and Messengers " "1091.22
$2059.97


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