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Title: Amos T. Akerman to William W. Belknap, 12 December 1871

Date: December 12, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.03522

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Dec. 12, 1871.

Hon. W. W. Belknap,

Secretary of War.


I have the honor to transmit the copy of a communication from the District Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee in relation to the frauds of Montandon and Carter; also, the original papers previously transmitted by you to me upon the same subject; and to request that the information which the District Attorney calls for may be furnished from the Quartermaster's Department.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

Montandon & Carter's frauds


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