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Title: Amos T. Akerman to John M. McKinney, 24 February 1871

Date: February 24, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01749

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Feb. 24, 1871.

Hon. John M. McKinney,

District Judge U. S. So. Dist, Florida


I have the honor to enclose herewith a commission appointing you to be District Judge of the United States for the Southern District of Florida.

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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