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Narrative of William W. Brown : an American slave.

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

Brown, William Wells (1814?-1884) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849
Place: London
Publisher: C. Gilpin
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 326.92-B
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11674544
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7e69def0-c608-012f-a5d2-58d385a7bc34
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