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Title: Amos T. Akerman to John Cadwallader, 16 November 1871

Date: November 16, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.02593

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Nov. 16, 1871.

Hon. John Cadwallader,

U. S. Dist. Judge,

Philadelphia, Penn.

Sir: I have the honor to enclose herewith a Commission appointing James N. Kerns, Esq. to the office of Marshal of the U. S. for the Eastern Dist. of Pennsylvania, 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

A. T. Akerman,

Att'y Gen'l.



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