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Title: W. A. Field to Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar, 13 August 1869

Date: August 13, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00987

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August 13, 1869.

Hon. E. R. Hoar,

Attorney General U. S.

Concord, Mass.

In Pratt's case at New York I think we should resist interference by State Court with Commissioner's process, by military force, if necessary.

W. A. Field,

Acting Attorney General.

Pratt's Case New York


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