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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Alexander Garden, 30 January 1871

Date: January 30, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01668

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January 30, 1871.

Alexander Garden, Esq.

Anacostia, D. C.


I enclose herewith a commission appointing you to be a member of the Levy Court of the County of Washington, District of Columbia.

You will be pleased to transmit a copy of your official oath to this Department.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.



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