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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Horace H. Harrison, 13 December 1871

Date: December 13, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.02237

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December 13, 1871.

Horace H. Harrison, Esq.

U.S. Attorney,

Nashville, Tenn.


The President having revoked his order of the 14th ultimo suspending R. McP. Smith, Esq. from the office of Attorney of the United States for the Middle District of Tennessee, he directs me to inform you that Mr. Smith is therefore reinstated in said office.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


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