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Bureau Refugees, freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, OFFICE ASSISTANT COMMISSIONER, FOR THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI Vicksburg, Miss., November 23rd 1867. Major Genl O.O. Howard, Commissioner Bureau R.F. and A.L. Washington, D.C., General, I have the honor to enclose herewith for cancellation the appointment of Marcus Wright, as Agt of the Bureau, which has been declined by him on account of sickness. I am, General, Very respectfully Your Obedt Servant, Alvan C Gillem Bvt Major Genl U.S.A., Asst Comr State of Miss.
changed "Q.Q." to "O.O." Howard Alvan C. Gillem
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