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Title: W. A. Field to Hamilton Fish, 11 August 1869

Date: August 11, 1869

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August 11, 1869.

Hon. Hamilton Fish,

Secretary of State.

Sir:

I have the honor to transmit herewith a letter from J. W. Gurley, Esq., acting U. S. Attorney at New Orleans, enclosing a statement from U. S. Commissioner Augustin, in the matter of the German brig "Sadowa"— which I will thank you to return to this Office after perusal.

Very respectfully,

W. A. Field,

Acting Attorney General.


Brig "Sadowa."


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