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Title: Amos T. Akerman to George M. Robeson, 25 March 1871

Date: March 25, 1871

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March 25, 1871.

Hon. George M. Robeson,

Secretary of the Navy

Sir:

In answer to yours of the 21st instant, I have the honor to inform you that I have obtained from the clerk of the Supreme Court, and have forwarded to the clerk of the U.S. Circuit Court for the southern district of Florida, the certified opinion of the Supreme Court in the case of the prize "Alicia."

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


Sup. Ct Opinion in "Alicia" case
p 127


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