Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to David Cross, 20 April 1870
Date: April 20, 1870
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.01339
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Vanessa Steinroetter, John Schwaninger, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
April 20, 1870.
David Cross, Esq.
Manchester, N. H.
The Attorney General directs me to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 18th instant, and to say in reply that this office has never received any request for instructions from the late General Thomas, in relation to property at San Juan Island belonging to the late Augustin Hibbard, or any papers relating thereto.
M. F. Pleasants,
letter ack, &c.