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cradle of the deep; an account of a voyage to the West Indies.

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

Treves, Frederick, Sir (1853-1923) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1908
Place: New York
Publisher: E. P. Dutton and Company
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 917.29-T (Treves, F. Cradle of the deep. 1908)
Halftone photomechanical prints
Physical Description
Extent: Xii, 378 p. illus., col. port., maps. 23 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433021598622
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11721061
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1a694780-c61f-012f-dcd8-58d385a7bc34
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