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Bureau Refugees, Freedmen, & Abandoned Lands
Head-Quarters Asst. Commr., D.C,
Washington, Sep 9 1868
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Respectfully referred to Rev. John Kimball, Supt of Education.
By Order of Asst Commissioner
[[signature]] DG Swain [/signature]]
Bt Major U.S.A. & A.A.A.Gen.

Washington D.C.
Sept 11 1868.
Respectfully returned This Bureau has already aided in building the house at Catonsville to the amount of $625.02. I therefore recommend that this request be not granted. ^[[also]] as the money is so much needed in places where there are no houses And I think the people and their kind friend will be able to complete the house without more aid.

[[signature]] John Kimball [/signature]]
Supt of Education
E.B. Vol [[?]] 66

[[preprinted]] Bureau Refugees, Freedmen & Aboandoned Lands,
Headquarters Assistant Commissioner, D.C.
Washington, ^[[September 10th]] 186 ^[[7]]
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Respectfully returned to Rev. John Kimball, Supt of Education, to write letter in accordance with his endorsement here in. through Bt Capt F.L. von Shirach, Sub Asst Commissioner, Baltimore, Md.
By Order of the Assist Commr.
O.S.E. Vol 1 [[?]]
[[signature]] DG Swain [/signature]]
Bvt. Major U.S.A. & A.A.A.Gen.
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