Title: J. Hubley Ashton to John D. Defrees, 25 August 1868
Date: August 25, 1868
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.00639
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Kevin McMullen, John Schwaninger, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
August 25, 1868.
John D. Defrees, Esq.
Superintendent Public Printing.
You will please cause to be printed, for the use of this Office, two hundred, (200,) copies of a Circular letter of Instruction to United States Dist. Attorneys . . . a copy of which is herewith enclosed. Please send proof to this office immediately.
Very respectfully &c. yours,
J. Hubley Ashton,
Acting Attorney General
[copy of circular enclosed.]