Camp Apache A.T. [Arizona Territory]
18 April 1871
Brig. Gen'l. J.K. Barnes
Surgeon General U.S. Army
I have the honor to transmit to you by this mail; one pack of Apache playing cards. Hoping the will be acceptable I am Sir
Your Obt Servt
Act. Asst. Surg. U.S.A.
[If you are curious about Apache playing cards, check out Virginia and Harold Wayland's Playing Cards of the Apaches: A Study in Cultural Adaptation.]