Title: Benjamin Helm Bristow to Amos T. Akerman, 3 January 1871
Date: January 3, 1871
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January 3, 1871.
Hon. Amos T. Akerman,
Since my dispatch of last night, I have seen the President, who directs me to say to you that your immediate presence in Washington is not necessary.
B. H. Bristow,