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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Charles C. Beaman, 14 November 1871

Date: November 14, 1871

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Nov. 14, 1871.

Charles C. Beaman, Jr. Esq.

Examiner of Claims at Dept. of State.

Sir:

In compliance with your letter of the 9th instant, I enclose herewith a copy of the Opinion rendered by Acting Attorney General Talbot, on the 31st of August, 1870, relative to the protection by the United States of vessels purchased by a citizen of a foreign power, &c.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


Opinion sent


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