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Title: John M. Binckley to Hugh McCulloch, 6 November 1867

Date: November 6, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00278

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November 6, 1867.

Hon. Hugh McCulloch,

Secretary of the Treasury.


Referring to your letter of the 6th August last, covering a Report of the Acting Comptroller of the Currency respecting the duty of the United States Attorneys under the 56th Section of the Currency Act, I have the honor to enclose herewith information of the decision of the Attorney General in the premises, addressed to the District Attorney of New Orleans, under this date.


Your obedient servant,

John M. Binckley,

Assistant Attorney General.

[Copy enclosed.]


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