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Title: Amos T. Akerman to John Lowell, 13 March 1871

Date: March 13, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01782

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March 13, 1871.

Hon. John Lowell,

U. S. Dist. Judge, Massachusetts.


I have the honor to enclose herewith a commission appointing Roland G. Usher to be Marshal of the United States for the District of Massachusetts, and to request you to hand it to him when he shall have taken the oath, and given the bond required by law.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.



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