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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to L. H. Chandler, 12 January 1867

Date: January 12, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00179

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January 12, 1867.

Hon. L. H. Chandler,

U. S. Attorney,

Norfolk, Va.


I am directed by the Attorney General to transmit you a copy of a letter (with its enclosures.) from the Secretary of War, relative to a suit against Rev. Vincent Palen, pending in your District.

The Attorney General desires that you give proper attention to the case.

Very Respectfully

your obd't serv't.

M. F. Pleasants,

Ch. Clerk.


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