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Title: Amos T. Akerman to George S. Boutwell, 14 December 1871

Date: December 14, 1871

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Whitman Archive ID: nar.03546

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Dec. 14, 1871.

Hon. Geo. S. Boutwell,

Secretary of the Treasury.


The papers in the case of Jan Aling, Cornelius De Jong, and William Amidon, are herewith returned.

There appears to be no necessity for further action in this case, a pardon having been granted in October to these parties by the President.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

papers, &c returned.


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