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Title: Benjamin Helm Bristow to J. W. Douglass, 18 September 1871

Date: September 18, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.03347

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Sept. 18, 1871.

Hon. J. W. Douglass,

Commissioner of Internal Revenue.


In the absence of the Attorney General, I enclose herewith a copy of a telegram to him from his friend, J. W. H. Underwood, of Georgia, relative to the memorial of Catheren and Maguire.

Very respectfully,

B. H. Bristow, Solicitor Gen'l

& Acting Attorney Gen'l.



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