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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to A. A. Sargent, 19 May 1870

Date: May 19, 1870

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May 19, 1870.

Hon. A. A. Sargent,

House of Representatives

Sir:

In reply to your inquiry of the 18th inst. the Attorney General directs me to say that the Treasury warrant in payment of the claim of Sumner & Cutter was for two thousand dollars, ($2000.)

Very respectfully yours,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


Inquiry ans.


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