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Title: Amos T. Akerman to M. H. Carpenter, 23 December 1871

Date: December 23, 1871

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Dec. 23, 1871.

Hon. M. H. Carpenter, U.S. Senate.

Sir:

Your letter of the 20th is received. I shall send a copy of it to Mr. Davis, and call for an explanation from him.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman, Attorney Gen'l.


letter (Duluth canal case)


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