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Title: Orville Hickman Browning to Hugh McCulloch, 20 May 1868

Date: May 20, 1868

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Location: National Archives and Records Administration

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00537

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May 20, 1868.

Hon. Hugh McCulloch,

Secretary of the Treasury.

Sir:

I have the honor to request that you will issue a warrant on the Treasurer of the United States in favor of B. Birch, Esq., Disbursing Clerk, Treasury Department, for the sum of Thirty five hundred and seventy-nine 80/100 dollars, ($3579:80,) and charge the same to the appropriations indicated below.

Respectfully, your obedient servant,

O. H. Browning,

Attorney General ad interim

Salary of Assistant Attorney for May, 1868 - - -$287:43
" " Clerks " " " $1292:37
Contingent Expenses$2000:00
$3579:80


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