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Title: Amos T. Akerman to C. B. Cole, 20 November 1871

Date: November 20, 1871

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Nov. 20, 1871.

Hon C. B. Cole, James Jackson, and others,

Macon, Georgia.

Gentlemen:

I have received your memorial on the subject of the location of the new District or Circuit Court for the middle District of Georgia, should one be created.

I will bear in mind your suggestions, and will see that they are presented to Members of Congress who would take an interest in the matter.

I will say, however, that I regard the establishment of a new District as at present very doubtful.

Very respectfully,

Amos T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


New Judicial Dist. in Geo.
379


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