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Title: Orville Hickman Browning to T. B. Florence, 2 July 1868

Date: July 2, 1868

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00588

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July 2, 1868.

Hon. T. B. Florence,



In compliance with your request on behalf of the party, and of other gentlemen who have recommended him to favor, I have consented to suspend the case of Christian Priesendantz for a few days—but enclose for your information a copy of my letter of this date to Mr. Ellmaker, the United States Marshal.

Respectfully, your obd't serv't,

OH Browning

Attorney General adinterim.


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