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Title: Henry Stanbery to Gideon Welles, 24 October 1866

Date: October 24, 1866

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00153

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Oct. 24, 1866.


Hon. Gideon Welles,

Secretary of the Navy.


In accordance with your request, I have the honor to return herewith the dispatch of Capt. Bryson relative to certain "Fenian" arms, with the following instructions:

"Capt. Bryson will deliver the arms to such person as may present an order from the Dist. Attorney of the U. S. for the Northern Dist. of N. Y. for the same."

With great respect, &c &c

Henry Stanbery,

Attorney Gen'l.


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