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Title: W. A. Field to Columbus Delano, 17 January 1870

Date: January 17, 1870

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01159

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January 17, 1870.

Hon. C. Delano,

Commissioner Internal Revenue.


I have the honor to transmit herewith a letter from the U. S. Attorney for the Northern District of Florida, and an accompanying affidavit of Thomas R. Payne, master of the steamer Lizzie Baker, which was forwarded by you to this office in November last in connection with charges ag't the U. S. Deputy Marshal Holland and others. I beg to call your attention to Mr. Bisbee's request in relation to this affidavit.

Very respectfully,

W. A. Field,

Ass't Attorney General.

regarding charges ag't U. S. Deputy Marshal Holland.


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