Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile.

Collection History

This digital compilation was developed in support of the NYPL website, "The African American Migration Experience," a sweeping 500-year historical narrative from the transatlantic slave trade to the Western migration, the colonization movement, the Great Migration, and the contemporary immigration of Caribbeans, Haitians, and sub-Saharan Africans.

Related Resources

NYPL. "In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience."(2005) <>

Collection Data

Speke, John Hanning (1827-1864) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1864
Place: New York
Publisher: Harper
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 916.76-S (Speke, J. H. Journal of the discovery of the source of the Nile)
Nile River Valley
Physical Description
Extent: 2 p. .,[ix]-xxx, [31]-590 p. illus., 2 ports. 2 maps (1 fold.) 25 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11717418
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b1b92b40-c6d3-012f-d5b7-58d385a7bc34
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