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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Carlisle & McPherson, 13 November 1871

Date: November 13, 1871

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Nov. 13, 1871.

Messrs. Carlisle & McPherson,

Washington, D. C.

Sirs: After examination I have directed the dismissal of the appeal taken from the Court of Claims in the case of Sheldon W. Wight.

Will you see Mr. McMichael, Assistant Attorney General, and have the usual and proper papers prepared?

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


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