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Title: Amos T. Akerman to William E. Walker, 8 September 1871

Date: September 8, 1871

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Sept. 8, 1871.

Mr. William E. Walker,

Trenton, N. J.

Sir:

I have received your letter of the 2d instant.

It has been made the subject of a communication to the U. S. Marshal for New Jersey, and if any wrong has been done the colored citizens, it will not be repeated, if I have power to prevent it.

Very respectfully, &c

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


New-Jersey colored citizens.


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