Ismailia; a narrative of the expedition to Central Africa for suppression of the slave trade. Organized by Ismail, khedive of Egypt.

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

Baker, Samuel White, Sir (1821-1893) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1875
Place: New York
Publisher: Harper & Brothers
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 916.7-B (Baker, S. W. Ismailia)
Slave trade -- Africa
Physical Description
Extent: 542 p. ill., plates, ports., map (fold.) 24 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433031248796
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11722097
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f97120a0-c607-012f-3886-58d385a7bc34
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