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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Leander Holmes, 15 December 1871

Date: December 15, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.02251

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Dec. 15, 1871.

Leander Holmes, Esq.

U. S. Attorney,

Washington Terr.


I enclose to you copies of certain papers transmitted to me from the Treasury Department, in which there are grave charges of misconduct against yourself.

I desire that you will promptly make your response to these charges.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney general.



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