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Title: Amos T. Akerman to J. P. Kidder, 25 May 1871

Date: May 25, 1871

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May 25, 1871.

Hon. J. P. Kidder,

Associate Justice.

Vermillion, Dakota Ter.

Sir:

Under the Executive Order of the President, of March 31, 1871, a copy of which has been sent to you, I do not feel at liberty to grant the leave of absence requested in your letter of the 17th instant.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


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