In Whitman's Hand

Scribal Documents

About this Item

Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to A. F. Miller, 19 October 1869

Date: October 19, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01039

Source: National Archives and Records Administration. Transcribed from digital images or a microfilm reproduction of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Vanessa Steinroetter, John Schwaninger, and Nima Najafi Kianfar

page image
image 1

October 19, 1869.

A. F. Miller, Esq.

Belleville, Ill.


In reply to your application of the 15th inst. the Attorney General directs me to say that he has no copies of "Laws of Congress" for general distribution. It is probable that the nearest reputable Law Book seller may fill your order.

Very respectfully,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.

action declined.


Published Works | In Whitman's Hand | Life & Letters | Commentary | Resources | Pictures & Sound

Support the Archive | About the Archive

Distributed under a Creative Commons License. Matt Cohen, Ed Folsom, & Kenneth M. Price, editors.