In Whitman's Hand

Scribal Documents

About this Item

Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to Benjamin Helm Smith, 14 July 1868

Date: July 14, 1868

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00601

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, Kevin McMullen, John Schwaninger, and Nima Najafi Kianfar

page image
image 1

July 14, 1868.

B. H. Smith, Esq.

Harper's Ferry, West Va.


In accordance with the suggestion in your letter of the 13th instant, I have this day transmitted to the Clerk of the United States Circuit Court a Parkersburg, West Virginia, a duly certified copy of the "Joint Resolution to provide for the removal of a suit pending in the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, West Virginia, to the Circuit Court of the United States."

Very Respectfully, &c.

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


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.