A 130th anniversary history and register of the cadets of the Knickerbocker Greys. This cadet corps was founded in New York City in 1881 and continues today. New York's earliest families are covered in this book as they relate to their children who were members of this organization, such at the Vanderbilts, Schermerhorns (Suydam, Cutting and Wilson) as well as current and past cadets from different eras leading up to 2011. The book includes a register of former cadets spanning the history of the Knickerbocker Greys. Numerous historic photographs, to include photos of standing buildings, allow a unique discovery of early New York City and this historic cadet corps.