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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to Jared B. Flagg, 23 December 1869

Date: December 23, 1869

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December 23, 1869.

Jared B. Flagg, Esq.

New Haven, Conn.

Sir:

I am directed by the Acting Attorney General to acknowledge the receipt of yours of the 21st inst. enclosing bill for portrait of Mr. Stanbery.

To fulfil the requirement of the Treasury Department, through which the bills of this Office are paid, you will please forward me yours in duplicate, and receipted, when a check shall be promptly returned.

Very resp'y your,

M. F. Pleasants,

Ch. Clerk.


Bill for portrait.


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