Title: Amos T. Akerman to William W. Belknap, 6 May 1871
Date: May 6, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.03057
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, John Schwaninger, Anthony Dreesen, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
May 6, 1871.
Hon. Wm. W. Belknap,
Secretary of War.
I enclose a copy of a letter just received from Mr. Whitely, Chief of the secret service, and respectfully request that the authority which he desires for the confinement of the prisoners in Florida may be given.
Very respectfully, &c.
A. T. Akerman,