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Title: Orville Hickman Browning to John McAllister Schofield, 7 July 1868

Date: July 7, 1868

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July 7, 1868.

Hon. J. M. Schofield

Secretary of War.

Sir:

Your communication of 2d inst. addressed to the Secretary of State, enclosing Reports of alleged hostile organizations preparing to violate the Territory of Mexico, having been communicated to me, I have issued, to the District Attorney and Marshal at New Orleans, the instructions of which I have the honor herewith to enclose a copy.

Respectfully, your obedient serv't.

OH Browning

Attorney General ad interim


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