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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to J. H. Cole, 8 February 1870

Date: February 8, 1870

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01191

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February 8, 1870.

J. H. Cole, Esq.

44 N. Water st. Philadelphia.


In reply to your letter of the 7th inst. I am directed by the Attorney General to say that he has rendered his opinion on the Bounty Law of March 3, 1869, to the Secretary of the Treasury.

Very respectfully,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.



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