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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Hamilton Fish, 15 November 1870

Date: November 15, 1870

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01478

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November 15, 1870.

Hon. Hamilton Fish,

Secretary of State.

Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 12th instant, in relation to the steamer "Quaker City."

A communication from me to the District Attorney at New York, of which a copy is enclosed herewith, will show you what has been the action of this Department in the matter.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

(copy enc.)

case of "Quaker City."
see Ins. Book B. p.170.


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