Presented to Aaron R. Wheeler by the Scholars of the School of the 1st R.D. Church, Nyack, 1863.

There are 54 cartes de visite and photographs, along with 4 prints of Washington, General Grant and others, and 24 tintypes, some hand tinted. On the back inside cover is the Freemason's Chart.

The album measures 9" x 6" x 2.5" and has red and white printed endpapers, embossed leather covers, the brass remains of a double strap latch, and gold edged album pages.