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Title: Amos T. Akerman to T. J. Burns, 26 August 1871

Date: August 26, 1871

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Aug. 26, 1871.

Mr. T. J. Burns,

No. 20 Bedford street,

Boston, Mass.

Sir:

There is no fund under my control appropriated for paying such services as are described in your letter of the 23d instant,—and I do not know that any other Department has funds for such a purpose.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


no fund to pay.


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