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A race between two straits.

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

Reed, William Bird (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1912
Place: Newport, R.I.
Publisher: W.B. Reed
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 323.173-R
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11585543
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6c986ba0-c602-012f-08a0-58d385a7bc34
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