Raymond Biswanger Slide Collection
Edgar Allan Poe: 1830
Edgar Allan Poe entered West Point as a cadet on 20 June 1830.
West Point, New York
He was court-martialled and dismissed for deliberate neglect of duty on 6 March 1831. He left the Academy on 19 February 1831.
West Point, New York [Top image--16 August 1954; Bottom image--29 August 1958]
Administration Building of West Point viewed from near the South Gate, New York [16 August 1954]
Monument at West Point, New York [29 August 1958]
Edgar Allan Poe Memorial Library, West Point, New York [21 July 1954]
Carving over Thayer Hall, West Point, New York [4 September 1958]