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Title: Amos T. Akerman to James Neville, 27 December 1871

Date: December 27, 1871

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Dec. 27, 1871.

James Neville, Esq.

Omaha, Nebraska.


I enclose herewith a commission appointing you to the office of Attorney of the United States for the District of Nebraska.

If the same is accepted I will thank you to transmit to this Department a copy of your official oath, and to inform me of the place of your nativity.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman, Attorney Gen'l.



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