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Prince Albert pays a visit to the United States Military Academy

United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, circa 1861
10/15/1860
After a three-day visit to New York City, the royal party traveled up the Hudson to visit the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.  The Prince paid his respects to the Commandant of Cadets Richard Delafield and reviewed the cadet corps.  The visitors spent the night and left for Albany, New York the next morning.  (By John Osborne)   
Source Citation: 
Henry James Morgan, The Tour of H.R.H. the Prince of Wales through British America and the United States (Montreal: John Lovell, 1861), 204.
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