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Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper

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

Leslie, Frank, 1821-1880 (Editor)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1855 - 1891
Place: New York
Publisher: Frank Leslie
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 34
Additional physical form: *ZAN-2513
Physical Description
Extent: 73 v. : ill. ; 40 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 2261312
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12638048
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b533dd80-c62a-012f-08d0-58d385a7bc34
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