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7 March 1867


New York

Place of creation

New York (State)

pages 650-657
Inventory no.: 4622

Scope and content

Reports on rumors about Fenians, in newspapers or through anonymous letters; on his judicious use of available funds for informants; on rumors from Mobile and on surveillance of ships. Enclosed: copy of a letter from "An Irish Loyalist" to E. M. Archibald (New York, 16 February 1867), reports on rumors of a raid being organized by the Roberts faction; and on the importance of concealing his identity; attaches a clipping from the Mobile (Alabama) Daily Times, 18 January 1867, containing a substantial report on a Fenian privateer being fitted out.

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