Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to Henry R. Bryan, 10 June 1867
Date: June 10, 1867
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.00219
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Kevin McMullen, John Schwaninger, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
June 10, 1867.
Henry R. Bryan, Esq.
Newberne, N. C.
Your letter of June 7th has been received at this office. In reply, I have to say that the Attorney General, from imperative necessity, begs to be excused from giving opinions upon special disfranchisement cases.
Doubtless, in the general instructions, when published, you will find your case comprehended, & your letter substantially answered.
M. F. Pleasants,