These materials include a letter from William A. Mercer informing the Bureau of Indian Affairs that, under orders from the War Department, he was departing for a physical examination and cavalry test. Assistant Superintendent J. R. Wise was placed inc harge of the school during Mercer's absence.
Leave of Absence for Evaluation for William A. Mercer
November 21, 1907
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, CCF Entry 121, #92188-1907-Carlisle-135