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Title: Amos T. Akerman to William W. Belknap, 16 August 1871

Date: August 16, 1871

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Aug. 16, 1871.

Hon. Wm. W. Belknap,

Secretary of War.

Sir:

In pursuance of your letter of the 12th instant, I have the honor to inform you that the papers therewith transmitted in relation to the claim of J. H. McCampbell have been sent to the U.S. Attorney for Kentucky, with directions to take action in the premises.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


papers sent to Ky.


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