Title: Amos T. Akerman to Hamilton Fish, 13 December 1870
Date: December 13, 1870
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.01541
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Joshua Ware, Kevin McMullen, and John Schwaninger
December 13, 1870.
Hon. Hamilton Fish,
Secretary of State.
I am directed by the President to request you to issue a commission appointing Charles D. Drake to the office of Chief Justice of the Court of Claims, agreeably to the enclosed Resolution of the Senate.
I am, Sir, very respectfully, &c,
A. T. Akerman,
Commission Judge C. D. Drake