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Title: Amos T. Akerman to George Andrews, 15 December 1870

Date: December 15, 1870

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01545

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December 15, 1870.

George Andrews, Esq.

Knoxville, Tennessee.


You are hereby retained for the next four months, at a compensation at the rate of Fifteen hundred dollars a year as assistant to the U. S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee.

You will take the oath prescribed by law, and transmit a copy to this office.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

Ass't to U. S. Att'y Ea. Tenn.


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