Text for Letter from D.R. Atchison to Luke Lea, 1852

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California Sept A35

Hon. D.R. Atchison
Committee Room 21 April 52

Inc. memorial & papers in the case of H. P Dorsey of California, claiming indeminly for hopes by Indian depredations.
Asks for information

Recd 21 April '52
Ansnd & endorse returns 24 May 1852
21 Cir.

[Letter]

Committee Room
April 21st, 1852

Hon. L. Lea,
Com. of Indian Affairs

Sir,
I herewith enclose you the paper, and memorial of H. P. Dorsey of California, to which I beg have to call your attention, with the request that you will give the Committee any information in your possession, together with your opinion as to the matter of the claims.

Very respectfully yr,
D. R. Atchison