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Title: William M. Evarts to Hugh McCulloch, 20 August 1868

Date: August 20, 1868

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00633

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August 20, 1868.

Hon. Hugh McCulloch,

Secretary of the Treasury.


I have the honor to request that you will issue a warrant on the Treasurer of the United States, in favor of Bushrod Birch, Esq. disbursing clerk, Treasury Department, for the sum of $3279:12, and charge the same to the appropriations indicated below.

Very respectfully, your obd't serv't,

Wm. M. Evarts, Attorney General

Salaries of the Attorney General, Assistants, Clerks, & Messenger, for August, 1868 ‑ ‑ ‑2,529:12
Legal assistance, and other necessary expenditures in the disposal of private land claims in California500:
Purchase of Law & other necessary Books250:


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