Title: Amos T. Akerman to Hamilton Fish, 15 December 1871
Date: December 15, 1871
Source: Transcribed from digital images or a microfilm reproduction of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.
Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.03542
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, John Schwaninger, Anthony Dreesen, and Melanie Krupa
Dec. 15, 1871.
Hon. Hamilton Fish,
Secretary of State.
I am directed by the President to request you to issue a Commission appointing Edward B. Johnson to the office of Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of New Mexico; and Joseph W. Fisher to the office of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Wyoming, agreeably to the enclosed resolution of the Senate.
A. T. Akerman,