Title: Amos T. Akerman to Ulysses S. Grant, 11 February 1871
Date: February 11, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.01714
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Joshua Ware, John Schwaninger, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
Feb. 11, 1871.
The enclosed application of Mr. Haskins for a military cadetship for his son, has been referred to me by your order. I think that this reference must have been made by mistake, as this Department has no connection with such appointments; and therefore I respectfully return the application.
With great respect, I am, Sir,
Your obd't serv't,
A. T. Akerman,
certain paper returned