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Title: Amos T. Akerman to William W. Belknap, 4 April 1871

Date: April 4, 1871

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April 4, 1871.

Hon. W. W. Belknap

Secretary of War.

Sir: In pursuance of the request in your letter of the 3d instant, the Dist. Attorney of the Eastern Dist. of Texas has been directed to appear in defense of Liet. Col. A. McD. McCook, against the suit of Nico. Bottarris, in the Dist. Court of Cameron County, Texas.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman, Att'y Gen'l.


defense of Lieut. McCook, Texas
Ins. B'k B. p. 376


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