Title: Amos T. Akerman to William Grant, 25 November 1871
Date: November 25, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.02620
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Anthony Dreesen, John Schwaninger, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
Nov. 25, 1871.
William Grant, Esq.
New Orleans, La.
You are hereby retained as special assistant to the U.S. Attorney for Louisiana, in the following cases in the Circuit Court: The U.S. vs. W. R. Whitaker, et al.; and The U.S. vs. Thomas P. May et al.
For this service, a reasonable compensation will be paid you, to be determined by this Department.
You will take and transmit to this office the oath required by law of District Attorneys.
A. T. Akerman,
Special U.S. Counsel La.