Title: Amos T. Akerman to Hamilton Fish, 12 November 1870
Date: November 12, 1870
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.01473
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Vanessa Steinroetter, John Schwaninger, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
November 12, 1870.
Hon. Hamilton Fish,
Secretary of State.
I am directed by the President to request you to issue a commission appointing Henry C. Hicks to be Attorney of the United States for the Eastern District of Texas, in the place of Joel C. C. Winch, appointed Judge.
Very respectfully, &c.
A. T. Akerman,
Commission of H. C. Hicks, as U. S. Att'y Ea. Texas