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Taney conveys that Rochester's letter has been "referred to the War Departament for an answer." Washington, D.C., November 21, 1833.
Treasury Department 21 Nov. 1833. Sir; Your letter of the 23d Oct. has been referred to the War Department for an answer. I am, sir, very respectfully, your obedient servant, R.B. Taney secretary of the Treasury Wm. B. Rochester Esq
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Roger Brooke Taney, Secretary of the Treasury, William B. Rochester, War Department, 1833, 21 November 1833
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Taney, Roger Brooke, "Business letter signed by R. B. Taney, as Secretary of the Treasury, in which he notifies a William B. Rochester that his inquiry has been forwarded to the War Department. 1833." (1833). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 245.
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