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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to H. H. Wells, 18 February 1869

Date: February 18, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00797

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Feb. 18, 1869.

Hon. H. H. Wells,

Richmond, Va.


The Att. Gen. directs me to acknowledge the rec't of your letter of the 16th inst. enclosing your acc't for services in the case of The U. S. vs. Jefferson Davis, and to say that he will be glad to see you in relation to the matter on your next visit to this city.

Respectfully, &c. &c.

M. F. Pleasants,

Ch. Clk.

Acc't of H. H. Wells.


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