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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to Thomas J. Durant, 11 May 1869

Date: May 11, 1869

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May 11, 1869

Thos. J. Durant, Esq.

Washington, D. C.


The Attorney General directs me to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 10th inst. relative to the case of the United States vs. 6 Lots of ground, property of T. J. Semmes; and to say that he has forwarded to the U. S. Attorney at New Orleans instructions in the case, a copy of which will be furnished to you on your application to him.

Very Resp. yours,

M. F. Pleasants,

Ch. Clerk.

U. S. ag't. 6 Lots of land (T. J. Semmes, Louisiana)


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