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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Columbus Delano, 26 December 1871

Date: December 26, 1871

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Dec. 26, 1871.

Hon. C. Delano,

Secretary of the Interior.


Referring to your letter of the 6th of June last, asking for information touching certain private land claims, I have the honor to enclose herewith a letter just received from the District Attorney of the United States for the Southern District of Mississippi, upon the subject.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

private land claims case
So. Mississippi


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