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Title: Amos T. Akerman to John Cadwallader, 27 December 1871

Date: December 27, 1871

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Dec. 27, 1871.

Hon. John Cadwallader,

U.S. District Judge,

Philadelphia, Penn.

Sir:

I have the honor to enclose herewith a commission appointing James N. Kerns to the office of Marshal of the United States for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and to request you to hand it to him when he shall have given the bond, and taken the oath required by law.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


Commission


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