Title: J. Hubley Ashton to William H. Seward, 2 August 1865
Date: August 2, 1865
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Attorney Gen'l's Office,
August 2, 1865.
Hon. W. H. Seward,
Secretary of State:
I am directed by the President to request that you cause a Commission to issue to William P. Partello, Esq. to be a Justice of the Peace, in and for the county of Washington, & Dist. of Columbia.
I am sir very respectfully,
Your obedient servant,
J. Hubley Ashton,
Acting Attorney General.