Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to Francis C. Barlow, 29 March 1870
Date: March 29, 1870
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.01281
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Kevin McMullen, and John Schwaninger
March 29, 1870.
Francis C. Barlow, Esq.
5 Beekman street,
New York City.
In reply to your letter of the 26th instant, I am instructed to say that the subject-matter has not been referred to this office, and the Attorney General has no jurisdiction in the case.
Very resp. yours,
M. F. Pleasants,