File No. 763.72115/3153
The Secretary of State to the Chairman of the Executive Committee, National Department of the Polish Central Relief Committee of America ( Smulski)
Sir: Referring to your letter No. 514, of June 18, 1917,1 in which you protest against the classification by local officials of Poles in the United States as Germans and Austrians, and to the Department’s reply of June 26,1 stating that your letter had been referred to the Department of Justice, the Department transmits herewith, for your information, copy of the Attorney General’s reply on the subject.
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