Title: Benjamin Helm Bristow to James W. Fisher, 25 October 1871
Date: October 25, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.02532
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, John Schwaninger, Anthony Dreesen, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
Oct. 25, 1871.
Hon. James W. Fisher,
I have the honor to enclose herewith a Commission, appointing you Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Territory of Wyoming, and if the same is accepted by you, I will thank you to transmit to this Department a copy of your official oath—and also to inform me of the place of your birth.
B. H. Bristow, Solicitor Gen'l.
& Acting Attorney Gen'l.