Title: Amos T. Akerman to James W. Locke, 25 March 1871
Date: March 25, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.01799
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March 25, 1871.
James W. Locke, Esq.
Clerk of the U. S. Circuit Court,
Key West, Florida.
At the request of the Secretary of the Navy, I herewith forward to you the certified opinion of the Supreme Court in the case of the schooner "Alicia," appellant, vs. The United States.
A. T. Akerman,
Sup. Court opinion.