In Whitman's Hand

Scribal Documents

About this Item

Title: J. Hubley Ashton to George G. Munger, 12 January 1867

Date: January 12, 1867

Source: Transcribed from digital images or a microfilm reproduction of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Location: National Archives and Records Administration

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00180

Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Kevin McMullen, and John Schwaninger



page image
image 1

January 12, 1867.

Geo. G. Munger Esq.

U. S. Attorney, Rochester, N. Y.

Sir:

You are hereby directed to stay all proceedings in the prosecution for smuggling, now pending in your District, against George A. Parker. This instruction is given at the request of the Secretary of the Treasury.

Very Respectfully,

Your obd't serv't,

J. Hubley Ashton

Ass't Att'y Gen'l.


Comments?

Published Works | In Whitman's Hand | Life & Letters | Commentary | Resources | Pictures & Sound

Support the Archive | About the Archive

Distributed under a Creative Commons License. Ed Folsom & Kenneth M. Price, editors.