An interior view of a panelled room with Louis Philippe standing in front of tiled fireplace. Students sit at long tables to the left and right with a female student standing and reciting at the front. Published in "Manual of the Corporation of the city of New York" (known as "Valentine's Manual").
Inscription: Below image left: "Lith. of Sarony, Major & Knapp, 449 Broadway, NY." Below image right: "for D.T. Valentine's Manual, 1863." Bottom center: "Interior of Somerindyke House in which Louis Philippe (late king of the French) taught school"