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Title: J. Hubley Ashton to William Hunter, 3 August 1865

Date: August 3, 1865

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Attorney General's Office.

August 3d, 1865.

Sir:

I am directed by the President to request that you cause a Commission to issue to Edward C. Carrington, to be United States Attorney for the District of Columbia, to date August 3, 1865.

I am sir, very respectfully,

Your obedient servant,

J. Hubley Ashton,

Acting Attorney General

Hon. W. Hunter,

Acting Secretary of State


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