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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Andrew J. Rodgers, 23 July 1870

Date: July 23, 1870

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01431

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July 23, 1870.

Mr. Andrew J. Rodgers,

Box 364, Washington, D. C.


Your communication of July 8, 1870, addressed to the President, has been referred by him to me. In reply, I have to say that your proffered services in behalf of the Government are not desired.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General

services declined


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