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Title: Amos T. Akerman to George C. Bates, 27 December 1871

Date: December 27, 1871

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Whitman Archive ID: nar.02292

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Dec. 27, 1871.

Geo. C. Bates, Esq.

Salt Lake City, Utah.

Sir:

I enclose herewith a commission appointing you to the office of Attorney of the United States for Utah Territory.

If the same is accepted, be pleased to transmit to the Department a copy of your official oath, and to inform me of the place of your nativity.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


Commission


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