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Title: John M. Binckley to S. L. Warren, 2 September 1867

Date: September 2, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00249

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September 2, 1867.

S. L. Warren, Esq.

U. S. District Attorney,

Memphis, Tenn.


You are hereby instructed to take charge of, and defend, the suit indicated in the enclosed copy of a letter from the Secretary of War, ad interim, with its enclosure of a letter from E. R. Hill, dated Memphis, June 13th, 1867.

Very respectfully yours

John M. Binckley

Acting Attorney General.


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