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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Hamilton Fish, 1 December 1871

Date: December 1, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.03506

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Dec. 1, 1871.

Hon. Hamilton Fish,

Secretary of State.


In answer to a letter from Mr. Hunter, Acting Secretary of State, dated the 29th ultimo, inquiring concerning instructions from this Department to the District Attorney of Dakota, I have the honor to enclose a copy of my letter of instructions sent to Warren Cowles, Esq. District Attorney of Dakota, on the 15th ultimo.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

case in Dakota


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