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Title: Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar to Hamilton Fish, 9 June 1870

Date: June 9, 1870

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June 9, 1870.

Hon. Hamilton Fish,

Secretary of State.

Sir:

Your letter under date of yesterday enclosing a telegram from the U. S. Marshal of California relative to the proceedings of the master of the British ship "William Wilson" has been received. I do not find any thing in the communication which, I think, requires any action by your Department, and I will so inform the Marshal.

Very respectfully,

E. R. Hoar,

Attorney General.


the ship "Wm Wilson"


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