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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to George S. Hillard, 12 June 1867

Date: June 12, 1867

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June 12, 1867.

Hon. Geo. S. Hillard,

U. S. Attorney,

Boston, Mass.

Sir:

The Attorney General directs me to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 10th inst. relative to the title to land on Long Island, Boston Harbor—& to say, in reply, that the papers are now under investigation.

Very respectfully,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


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