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Title: Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar to William T. Sherman, 8 October 1869

Date: October 8, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01020

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October 8, 1869.

Hon. William T. Sherman,

Secretary of War.


In compliance with your request contained in your letter of the 6th inst., I have the honor to transmit a copy of the Opinion of the Attorney General relative to the Title of the United States to the Harper's Ferry Armory property, rendered Dec. 5, 1867.

Very respectfully,

E. R. Hoar,

Attorney General.

Title to U. S. property at Harper's Ferry.
see p.32 of Index ante


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