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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to George S. Hillard, 15 January 1867

Date: January 15, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00183

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January 15, 1867.

Hon. Geo. S. Hillard,

U. S. Attorney

Boston, Mass.


I am directed by the Attorney General to say that your explanation as to the appointment of Mr. Hyde as your assistant is satisfactory to him, and the account has been approved, & referred to the proper officer of the Treasury Department for settlement.

Very respectfully yours,

M. F. Pleasants,

Ch. Clerk.


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