Title: Amos T. Akerman to Hamilton Fish,  December 1870
Date: 10 December, 1870
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Whitman Archive ID: nar.01522
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Hon. Hamilton Fish,
Secretary of State.
I am directed by the President to request you to issue a Commission appointing Jonas Leeley to the office of Attorney of the United States for the District of Nevada, agreeably to the enclosed resolution of the Senate.
I am very respectfully, your ob't serv't,
A. T. Akerman,
Commission Jonas Leeley, U. S. Att'y Nevada.