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Title: John M. Binckley to Clarence A. Seward, 28 May 1868

Date: May 28, 1868

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May 28, 1868.

Clarence A. Seward, Esq.

Counsellor at Law,

Box 217, New York City.

Sir:

Referring to your letters of the 15th and of the 25th instants, and preceding correspondence, respecting the confiscation suit against the interest of Charles M. Morris, I herewith enclose, for your information, a copy of our instructions of this date, to the United States Attorney at New York.

Respectfully, your obedient servant,

John M. Binckley,

Assistant Attorney General.


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