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Title: W. A. Field to George S. Boutwell, 5 May 1869

Date: May 5, 1869

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May 5th, 1869.

Hon. Geo. S. Boutwell,

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 Bushrod Birch, Esq. Disbursing Clerk, Treasury Department, for the sum of Fifteen hundred dollars, ($1500:00,) and charge the same to the appropriation for the purchase of Law and other necessary books for this Office.

Very Resp. Sir, &c. &c.

W. A. Field,

Act'g Attorney General.


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