Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to William N. Clark, 31 January 1870
Date: January 31, 1870
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.01182
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Vanessa Steinroetter, John Schwaninger, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
January 31, 1870.
William N. Clark, Esq.
Benton City, Mo.
The Attorney General directs me to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 26th inst., and to say in reply that it is not consistent with the duties of this office to undertake the business to which you refer.
M. F. Pleasants, Ch. Clerk.