Travels in Africa, performed during the years 1785, 1786, and 1787, in the western countries of that continent....

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

Golbery, Sylvain Meinrad Xavier de (1742-1822) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1803
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for M. Jones
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 916.6-G
Statement of responsibility: Silvester Meinrad Xavier Golberry.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. fronts. (fold. map), plates, fold. plans. 19 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11723379
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dd7e5190-c61f-012f-36ba-58d385a7bc34
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