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By Frederick P. Todd, Frederick T. Chapman

It is a large background of the U.S. Armys cadet corps and academy with many interval illustrations, sleek photos, and lots more and plenty fabric on uniforms, drawing seriously at the West element Museum Collections. the U.S. army Academy was once proven in 1802 at West aspect, ny, at the Hudson River. the army Academy of this present day - a mass of grey stone constructions - is equipped on one of many bluffs excessive above the Hudson. With drawings of uniforms

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