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Title: Benjamin Helm Bristow to J. M. Brodhead, 26 October 1871

Date: October 26, 1871

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Oct. 26, 1871.

J. M. Brodhead, Esq. Second Comptroller.

Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge, with thanks, the receipt of your letter of the 25th inst. and its enclosures, in response to my request addressed to the Secretary of the Treasury, dated the 21st inst.

Very respectfully,

B. H. Bristow, Solicitor General

& Acting Attorney Genl.

papers acknowledged


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