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Title: Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar to John M. Crebs, 16 December 1869

Date: December 16, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01113

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December 16, 1869.

Hon. John M. Crebs,

House of Representatives.


In reply to your inquiry of the 9th inst, I have to inform you that the evidence of title to the United States of the property occupied as a naval station at Mound City, Illinois, is not on file in this office, nor has it been submitted to me.

Very respectfully,

E. R. Hoar,

Attorney General.

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