Black America

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

Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1929
Place: New York
Publisher: The Vanguard Press
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: IEC (Nearing, S. Black America) Sc 323.173-N (Nearing, S. Black America)
African Americans -- Economic conditions
United States -- Race relations
Physical Description
Extent: 275 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 22 cm.
Halftone photomechanical prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Library of Congress Control Number: 29026477
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11570495
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 41d95490-c62b-012f-8081-58d385a7bc34
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