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Title: A.T Akerman to William McMichael, 9 November 1871

Date: November 9, 1871

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Nov. 9, 1871.

William McMichael Esq.

Ass't. Attorney Gen'l at Court of Claims,

Washington, D. C.


Will you do me the favor to inform me if you can ascertain at whose instance Mr. William S. Frist of Delaware was employed to represent the Government in the taking of testimony in the case of Bush against The United States?

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.



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