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J. R. Snyder Assist. Treasr U.S. San Francisco Feb 7, '61 Ent
Ackd receipt of office letter of the 29th Ult. informing of the appointment of A. D. Rightmire, and states that he has filed his bond, and that the amount of draft transmitted $10,500. has been placed to his credit
File Recd March 11, '61 Mr. Grayson
11 - Finance
Office of the Assistant Treasurer, U.S. San Francisco, Cal., 7th February 1861
Sir I have to acknowledge the receipt of your communication of 29th Ulto. informing me of the appointment of A. D. Rightmire Esq as Superintending Agent for the Indians in the Southern District of California, and requesting that he be required to furnish this office with a certificate of the U.S. District Attorney for the Southern Dist. of California, as to the sufficiency of his bond, before any money sent by the Treasurer to be disbursed by him shall be placed to his credit.
He has furnished a certificate of Calhoun Benham Esq U.S. District Attorney for the Northern District of California, and Mr. Benham fainy [fain] furnished me with a copy of a letter from yourself requesting him to do so,