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Title: John M. Binckley to William H. Seward, 25 February 1868

Date: February 25, 1868

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00444

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February 25, 1868.

Hon. William H. Seward,

Secretary of State.


I have the honor to request, by direction of the Attorney General, a copy, duly certified, of the Commission of Edwin M. Stanton as Secretary of the Department of War, for the information of this office, at as early an hour as may be convenient.

Respectfully, your obedient serv't,

John M. Binckley,

Assistant Attorney General.


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