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Title: Benjamin Helm Bristow to Willis Drummond, 7 October 1871

Date: October 7, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.03376

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Oct. 7, 1871.

Hon. Willis Drummond,

Acting Secretary of the Interior.


I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of a letter from your Department, and in compliance therewith furnish you herewith the information desired for the Biennial Register.

Very respectfully, &c

B. H. Bristow, Solicitor Gen'l

& Acting Attorney Gen'l.



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