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Appointment of Superintendant of Construction

October 14, 1864

Letter of Ammi B. Young accepting appointment as Superintendent of Construction, October 14, 1864


City of Washington D.C.

October 14, 1864


I have the honor to acknowlege the receipt of your letter of Oct. 14th, 1864, appointing me Superintendent of a building to be erected in this City for a Naval Hospital and to advise you, that I accept the position, under the conditions and requirements therein specified.

Very Respectfully ?

Ammi B. Young

Dr. W. Whelan

Chief, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery

Navy Department

Washington DC

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