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Title: William M. Evarts to Hugh McCulloch, 3 March 1869

Date: March 3, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00822

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March 3, 1869.

Hon. H. McCulloch,

Secretary of the Treasury.


I have the honor to request you to issue a warrant on the Treasurer of the United States in favor of Bushrod Birch, Esq. Disbursing Clerk, Treasury Department, for the sum of Fifteen hundred dollars, and charge the same to the appropriation for legal assistance and other necessary expenditures in the disposal of private land claims in California.

Very resp. yours,

Wm M. Evarts,

Attorney General.

Requisition for $1500.


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