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Title: Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar to Hamilton Fish, 5 January 1870

Date: January 5, 1870

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01141

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January 5, 1870.

Hon. Hamilton Fish,

Secretary of State.


I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of this date, enclosing a copy of a telegraphic communication from Mr. Roberts, the Spanish Minister, requesting the detention of the steamer "Anna," and to say that I have transmitted to the U. S. Attorney at Charleston, S. C. the instructions of which the enclosed is a copy.

Very resp. your obd't serv't,

E. R. Hoar,

Attorney General

Steamer Anna.
see 171 seq.


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