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Migratory cotton pickers in Arizona, by Malcolm Brown and Orin Cassmore, under the supervision of John N. Webb, chief, Urban Surveys Section, Division of Research.

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

United States. Work Projects Administration (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1939
Place: Washington
Publisher: U.S. Govt. Print. Off.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 331.7-U (United States. Work Projects Administration. Migratory cotton pickers)
Ink drawings
Physical Description
Extent: Xxii, 104 p. illus., maps, facsims., tables, diagrs., forms, front. 26 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433021775733
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11664340
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 02036a60-c60a-012f-a0d2-58d385a7bc34
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