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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Hamilton Fish, 12 November 1870

Date: November 12, 1870

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01473

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November 12, 1870.

Hon. Hamilton Fish,

Secretary of State.


I am directed by the President to request you to issue a commission appointing Henry C. Hicks to be Attorney of the United States for the Eastern District of Texas, in the place of Joel C. C. Winch, appointed Judge.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

Commission of H. C. Hicks, as U. S. Att'y Ea. Texas


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