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British West Africa; its rise and progress.

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

Mockler-Ferryman, A. F. (Augustus Ferryman) (1856-1930) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Place: London
Publisher: S. Sonnenschein and Co.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 966-M
Halftone photomechanical prints
Physical Description
Extent: Xvi, 512 p. front., illus., plates, maps. (part fold.) tables. 23 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433019697527
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11719018
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 018b4210-c6b6-012f-6356-58d385a7bc34
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