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Title: Amos T. Akerman to James H. Mackie, 18 August 1871

Date: August 18, 1871

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Location: National Archives and Records Administration

Whitman Archive ID: nar.02412

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Aug. 18, 1871.

James H. Mackie Esq.

p. o. box 3701,

New York.

Sir:

I have received your letter of the 10th instant, with that of Mr. Cox, and the accompanying briefs, for which I thank you.

I am sure that if no unexpected business comes to this office, and my health holds out in this hot weather, I shall be able to render the opinion in a few days.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


briefs &c. rec'd N. Y.


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