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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to E. C. Carrington, 16 January 1867

Date: January 16, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00186

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January 16, 1867.

E. C. Carrington, Esq.

U. S. Attorney,

Washington D. C.


By direction of the Attorney General, the enclosed letter is referred to you for consideration whether it is advisable to subpoena this man Blake, & get the name of the witness upon examination of Blake.

Very Respectfully yours,

M. F. Pleasants,

Ch. Clerk.


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