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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to E. C. Carrington, 16 January 1867

Date: January 16, 1867

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January 16, 1867.

E. C. Carrington, Esq.

U. S. Attorney,

Washington D. C.

Sir:

By direction of the Attorney General, the enclosed letter is referred to you for consideration whether it is advisable to subpoena this man Blake, & get the name of the witness upon examination of Blake.

Very Respectfully yours,

M. F. Pleasants,

Ch. Clerk.


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