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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Hamilton Fish, 25 January 1871

Date: January 25, 1871

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Whitman Archive ID: nar.01662

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January 25, 1871

Hon. Hamilton Fish,

Secretary of State.

Sir:

I am directed by the President to request you to issue a Commission appointing Benjamin F. Tracy to be Attorney of The United States for the Eastern District of New York, agreeably to the enclosed resolution of the Senate.

Very respectfully, &c,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


Commission


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