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.
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