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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Lewis Merrill, 4 December 1871

Date: December 4, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.03607

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Dec. 4, 1871.

Major Lewis Merrill, U.S. A.

Yorkville, S. C.


I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 27th ult. reporting the number, classification, and disposition of persons arrested in your neighborhood under the Enforcement Laws of Congress.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

letter &c rec'd


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