Booker T. Washington, builder of a civilization

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

Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1916
Place: Garden City, N.Y.
Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc B-Washington, B. T. (Scott, E. Booker T. Washington. Garden City ed.)
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: Xx, 331, [1] p. front., plates, ports. 25 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11793289
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3a075140-c6b4-012f-ffab-58d385a7bc34
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