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Title: Henry Stanbery to William H. Seward, 29 January 1867

Date: January 29, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00203

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January 29, 1867.

Hon. W. H. Seward,

Secretary of State.


I am directed by the President to request you to issue a Commission to John W. Boyle, to be Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Territory of Dakota.

Also to Benjamin F. Tracy to be Attorney of the United States for the Eastern District of New York, in accordance with the enclosed Resolutions of the Senate.

I have the honor to be, Sir,

With great respect,

Henry Stanbery

Attorney General.


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