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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Joseph R. Lewis, 25 May 1871

Date: May 25, 1871

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Whitman Archive ID: nar.01981

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May 25, 1871.

Hon. J. R. Lewis,

Boisé City, Idaho.

Sir:

I have received from the Department of State a commission appointing you to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Territory of New Mexico, from the first day of July next.

I will thank you to let me know your address, and where you wish the commission sent.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


Commission


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