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Title: Amos T. Akerman to George Andrews, 26 December 1871

Date: December 26, 1871

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Whitman Archive ID: nar.02684

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Dec. 26, 1871.

George Andrews, Esq.

Knoxville, Tenn.

Sir:

I enclose herewith a commission appointing you to the office of Attorney of the United States for the Eastern District of Tennessee.

If the same be accepted, I will thank you to transmit to this Department a copy of your official oath, and also inform me of the place of your nativity.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.




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