narrative of the life of Rev. Noah Davis, a colored man, written by himself, at the age of fifty-four.

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

Davis, Noah (1803 or 4-) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1859
Place: Baltimore
Publisher: J. F. Weishampel, Jr.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 326.92-D (Davis, N. Narrative of the life of Rev. Noah Davis
Physical Description
Extent: 82 p. front., port. 16 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11617110
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6180faa0-c60a-012f-18dc-58d385a7bc34
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