Title: William M. Evarts to Hugh McCulloch, 18 February 1869
Date: February 18, 1869
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.00795
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Feb. 18, 1869.
Hon. Hugh McCulloch,
Secretary of the Treasury.
I have the honor to enclose a a declaration & agreement on the part of the Union Pacific RR. Co. duly executed by its officers, under authority from the Company, embodying the arrangement upon which a deposit of the first mortgage bonds of the Company was required from it as a guarantee for the completion of its road, its structure and equipments, as required by law. This instrument is in the form required & approved by me.
I have the honor to be, &c. &c. &c
Wm. M. Evarts,
Union Pacific RR Co.