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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Colbert Caldwell, 5 September 1871

Date: September 2, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.02446

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Sept. 2, 1871.

Hon. Colbert Caldwell,

Mavasota, Texas.


I have received your letter of the 26th ultimo, on the subject of your appointment to the vacant judgeship in the Eastern District of Texas. It will be filed for consideration with other papers of similar character.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General



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