In Whitman's Hand

Scribal Documents

About this Item

Title: John M. Binckley to Ulysses S. Grant, 7 November 1867

Date: November 7, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00281

Source: National Archives and Records Administration. Transcribed from digital images or a microfilm reproduction of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, John Schwaninger, Nima Najafi Kianfar, and Kevin McMullen

page image
image 1

November 7, 1867.

General U. S. Grant, U. S.A.

Secretary of War, ad interim.


Referring to your communication of 22 ultimo, to the Attorney General, I have the honor to enclose a copy of our instructions of this date to District Attorney Chandler.


Your obedient servant,

John M. Binckley,

Assistant Attorney General.

[Copy enclosed.]


Published Works | In Whitman's Hand | Life & Letters | Commentary | Resources | Pictures & Sound

Support the Archive | About the Archive

Distributed under a Creative Commons License. Matt Cohen, Ed Folsom, & Kenneth M. Price, editors.