Statement of responsibility: by Commander Andrew H. Foote, U.S. Navy, Lieut. commanding U.S. Brig Perry on the coast of Africa, A.D. 1850-1851.
Content: Frontispiece included in pagination.
Content: "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1854, by D. Appleton & Company, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court on the United States for the Southern District of New York."--copyright statement, verso of title page.
Content: Leaves of plates with illustrations signed: "F.E. Forbes, delt.", "Lith. of Sarony & Co. N.Y." Leaf of plates with map signed: "J.J. Adamson, del." "Lith. of Sarony & Co. N.Y."
Content: Publisher's advertisements, final  p.
Acquisition: Sc 966-F Purchase; Arthur A. Schomburg; 1926; B526898. NN
Ownership: Copy in Sc 966-F (accession no. B526898) with the bookplate: The Arthur A. Schomburg Negro Collection, The New York Public Library Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations. This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN