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Title: Henry Stanbery to Ulysses S. Grant, 13 December 1867

Date: December 13, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00352

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December 13, 1867.

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

Secretary of War, ad interim.


In response to your request of the 4th instant, for the services of the Dist. Attorney, in the case of Hon. David Tod, late Governor of Ohio, enclosing a copy of Governor Tod's letter to you, I have the honor to enclose herewith a copy of my instructions to the District Attorney in the premises.

Respectfully, &c.

Henry Stanbery,

Attorney General.


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