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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to James Harlan, 7 July 1866

Date: July 7, 1866

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00104

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Attorney General's Office,

July 7, 1866.

Hon. James Harlan,

Secretary of the Interior


By direction of the Attorney General I transmit herewith the acc't, by him approved, amounting to three hundred & seventy five dollars ($375.00) of J. S. Smith, Esq. for legal services as assistant of Wm. A. Dart, Esq. U. S. Attorney for the northern Dist. of New York from April 1st to June 30th 1866, inclusive, & request its payment out of the appropriate fund.

Very Respectfully yours

M. F. Pleasants

Actg. Chief Clerk


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