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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Columbus Delano, 16 August 1871

Date: August 16, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.03279

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Aug. 16, 1871.

Hon. Columbus Delano,

Secretary of the Interior.


Referring to your letter of the 15th ultimo, asking for information touching certain private land claims I have the honor to enclose herewith a copy of a letter upon the subject addressed to this Department under date of the 3d instant, by C. K. Mobley, Esq. Attorney of the U.S. for the Southern District of Florida.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General

private land claims


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