Prince Albert pays a visit to the United States Military Academy
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)
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.