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Title: Henry Stanbery to W. T. Otto, 8 June 1867

Date: June 8, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00215

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June 8, 1867.

Hon. W. T. Otto,

Acting Secretary of the Interior.


I have the honor to transmit herewith the account, approved by me, & amounting to Five thousand four hundred and fifty dollars, ($5,450,—) of Wm. M. Evarts, for legal services & expenses in the matter of the Prosecution of Jefferson Davis & others for treason; & to request its payment out of the appropriate fund.

I am sir, &c. &c.

Henry Stanbery,

Attorney General.


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