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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to Hiram Knowles, 10 August 1868

Date: August 10, 1868

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00624

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August 10, 1868.

Hon. Hiram Knowles,

Keokuk, Iowa.


In reply to your letter of the 5th instant, I am directed to say that the residence of Mr. Cavanaugh is at Helena, Montana T. Your commission was sent to him for delivery, as your address was not known at this office.

Very respectfully,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


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