land of the white helmet, lights and shadows across Africa, by Edgar Allen Forbes.

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

Forbes, Edgar Allen (1872- ) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910
Place: New York, Chicago [etc.]
Publisher: Fleming H. Revell Company
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 916-F (Forbes, E. A. Land of the white helmet)
Halftone photomechanical prints
Physical Description
Extent: 356 p. front, illus., plates, ports. 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433058874573
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11705420
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): be3afa30-c627-012f-1a20-58d385a7bc34
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