A number of sailing ships congregate near West Point, taken down river, looking north.
This view was taken from the Highlands on west side of the Hudson, looking north, near West Point. Mounted on the card in the ‘oval’ showing several sailing vessels in close proximity to one another. On the reverse in period pencil is written, “Highlands, West Point, May 9th, 1866. An lightly canceled 2 cent Playing Card Revenue stamp is affixed.
A clean image in fine condition.