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Title: Benjamin Helm Bristow to E. Peshine Smith, 10 October 1871

Date: October 10, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.03378

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Oct. 10, 1871.

E. Peshine Smith, Esq.

Examiner of Claims at the Department of State.


I enclose herewith the account of Peter R. Carll, Esq. Marshal of the United States for the District of Connecticut, which was the subject of our conversation of last week, and will thank you to give it the proper direction.

Very respectfully, &c.

B. H. Bristow, Solicitor General,

& Acting Attorney General.



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