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Title: Orville Hickman Browning to John McAllister Schofield, 7 July 1868

Date: July 7, 1868

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00594

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July 7, 1868.

Hon. J. M. Schofield

Secretary of War.


Your communication of 2d inst. addressed to the Secretary of State, enclosing Reports of alleged hostile organizations preparing to violate the Territory of Mexico, having been communicated to me, I have issued, to the District Attorney and Marshal at New Orleans, the instructions of which I have the honor herewith to enclose a copy.

Respectfully, your obedient serv't.

OH Browning

Attorney General ad interim


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