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Hd. Qr. Dist. of Raleigh, Supt. of Freedmen &c
Raleigh N C July 11" 1865 
Daily  Geo. L. 
Lt. & Asst. Supt.

Refers case of maltreatment of [[underlined]] Mary Edwards,[[/underlined]] by [[underlined]] A. Rigsby [[/underlined]] & others of Chapin County, who also destroyed her crops, with request that authority be given to arrest all parties for trial.
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[[Footnote 2]]

[[Footnote 1]] Mary Edwards A. Rigsby
[[Footnote 2]] not entered in letter book.

Bureau of Refugees Freedmen &c
Hd. Qr. Asst Commissioner
Raleigh N C July 11" 1865

Cilley  Maj. & Asst. Adjt. Genl. 

Respectfully referred to [[underlined]] Maj Cilley [[/underlined]] Asst. Adjt. Genl. to know if authority can be given from this office for the arrest of the named parties if not whether such authority will be given from Hd Qrs. of the Dept. 
[[Footnote 1]]
[[Footnote 2]]

Very Respectfully
Fred H. Beecher Lt. & A. Asst. Adjt. Genl.

[[Footnote 1]] Maj Cilley
[[Footnote 2]] E.B.P.S. No. 1

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War Dept
Bureau of Refugees Freedmen &c
Washington DC July 10" 1865

Fullerton  J.S. Asst. Adjt. Genl.
Wishes to know names of former owners of following named lands. Battle land, Cane plantation, [[?Mclham]] plantation, Roanoke island village, Salter place Trent river negro settlement & barrell plantation. Also desires that the names of Counties in which any abandoned lands are found, be given in the descriptions of the same.

Bureau of Refugees Freedman &c
Hd Qr Asst. Commissioner
Raleigh N C July 18" 1865

Respectfully referred to Capt H. James, Supt of Eastern Dist. who will make the necessary report, as far as the facts in his possession will permit.  Attention called to the information contained in the accompanying letter of the Asst. Commissioner.
By Command
Fred H Beecher Lt. & A. Asst. Adjt. Genl.

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War Dept. Bureau of Refugees Freedmen &c
Washington DC July 10" 1865

Ballock  Lt. Col. Geo. W.

Acknowledges receipt of financial report of Capt. H. James Supt. & Financial Agt. of N.C. Directs that all funds in excess of what may be necessary for authorized expenses be deposited with him.  [[Footnote 1]]

Respectfully transmitted to Capt H. James. Supt & Financial Agent.

[[Footnote 1]] not recorded in letter book.

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War Dept. Bureau of Refugees Freedmen &c
Washington D.C. July 11 1865

Fullerton  J.S. Asst Adjt Genl.

Respectfully referred to Col. Whittlesey to know if he wishes to use the two stables & one barracks in Raleigh N.C. mentioned by Maj Walbridge as no longer wanted by troops. [[Footnote 1]]

Respectfully forwarded to Maj Genl Howard Commissioner Bureau of RF & AL. I have no use for the property herein mentioned, the stables having been torn down and the barracks already disposed of.

C. Whittlesey 
Col & Asst Commissioner
Hd Qrs. Asst Commissioner July 18" 1865.

[[Footnote 1]] not recorded in letter book
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