In Whitman's Hand

Scribal Documents

About this Item

Title: James Speed to William N. Grover, 24 August 1871

Date: August 24, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00051

Source: National Archives and Records Administration. Transcribed from digital images or a microfilm reproduction of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Kevin McMullen, and John Schwaninger

page image
image 1


I am directed by the President to say that this paper must be regarded as directed to you also.

I am, sir, most respectfully

James Speed,

Attorney General.

Wash: Aug. 23d, 1865.

Wm. N. Grover, Esq. St Louis, Mo.

The preceding is a true copy of the paper, & also of the Atty. Genl's letter, which was this day forwarded by direction of the Att'y Gen'l to the U. S. Att'y, for the Eastern Dist Mo.

Wm. Stewart

Chief Clerk.

Atty Gen's. Office

Aug. 24, 1865.


Published Works | In Whitman's Hand | Life & Letters | Commentary | Resources | Pictures & Sound

Support the Archive | About the Archive

Distributed under a Creative Commons License. Matt Cohen, Ed Folsom, & Kenneth M. Price, editors.