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Journal of a residence in Ashantee, comprising notes and researches relative to the Gold Coast, and the interior of Western Africa, chiefly collected from Arabic mss

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.

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Collection Data

Dupuis, Joseph (Author)
Wyld, James, 1790-1836 (Engraver)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1824
Place: London
Publisher: H. Colburn,
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 966.74-D (Dupuis, J. Journal of a residence in Ashantee)
Africa, West
Physical Description
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11722606
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6e7d7ab0-c62b-012f-e924-58d385a7bc34
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