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Colonizing Virginia Freedmen in Florida.

--Colonel Brown, Assistant Commissioner of the Freedmen's Bureau in Virginia, has submitted to General Howard a proposition concerning the transfer of negroes from Virginia to the unoccupied Government lands in Florida--the result of a conference between him and a legislative committee. General Howard has the proposition under advisement. He expresses the belief that the matter will be submitted to Congress.

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