William Endicott, Secretary of War, that he has directed the five youths referred to in the Department of Interior letter have been transferred from Fort Pickens to Mount Vernon Barracks. They will be held at Mount Vernon until an appropriation is available to transport them to the Carlisle Indian School.
Five Apache Students Transferred to Mount Vernon Barracks
June 21, 1888
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 469, 1888-#16057