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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to John H. Howe, 7 June 1869

Date: June 7, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01901

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June 7, 1869.

Hon. J. H. Howe,

Chief Justice, &c.

Cheyenne, Wyoming Terr.


The Attorney General directs me to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 2d inst. and to say that in accordance with your request, you are hereby granted a leave of absence for two months. I have also, as desired by you, arranged that the draft for your salary shall be sent to you at Kewannee, Illinois.

Very Resp. yours,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


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