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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to John H. Clifford, 11 February 1869

Date: February 11, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00775

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February 11, 1869.

Hon. Jno. H. Clifford,

New Bedford, Mass.


By direction of the Attorney General, I transmit herewith a check on the Assistant Treasurer at New York for Twenty-five hundred dollars ($2500:) in payment of your acc't for services "in re Jeff Davis," presented under date of Jan'y 26, 1869.

Be pleased to acknowledge its receipt.

Very respectfully, &c.

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


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