Music and some highly musical people; containing brief chapters on 1. A description of music. 2. The music of nature. 3. A glance at the history of music. 4. The power, beauty, and uses of music. Following which are given sketches of the lives of remar...

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) <http://www.inmotionaame.org>

Collection Data

Names
Trotter, James M. (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1878
Place: Boston; New York
Publisher: Lee and Shepard; C. T. Dillingham
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 920-T (Trotter, James M. Music and some highly musical people. 1878)
Physical Description
Extent: 353 p., 1 l., 152 p. incl. pl. front., ports. 20 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR2571268-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11718960
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e774ce50-c623-012f-e2a2-58d385a7bc34
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