Title: Henry Stanbery to James D. Smith, 16 January 1867
Date: January 16, 1867
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.00185
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Kevin McMullen, and John Schwaninger
January 16, 1867.
James D. Smith, Esq.
U. S. Attorney,
You are hereby instructed to dismiss any proceedings that may be pending in your District for the confiscation of the property of Mr. Clement C. Clay—and to report your action to this office.
Very Respectfully yours,