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Title: Amos T. Akerman to William P. Appleby, 2 or 3 August 1871

Date: August 2 or 3, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.02391

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Aug. 2 ?3, 1871.

Mr. Wm. P. Appleby,

Salt Lake City,

Utah Terr.


I have received your letter of the 20th ulitmo. The whole subject of compensation for taking the census belongs to the Department of the Interior, to which I have referred your letter.

Very respectfully,

A.T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

certain census acc't.


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