Official history of the first African Baptist Church, Philadelphia, Pa.; By Charles H. Brooks

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1922
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 286-B (Brooks, C. History of the First African Baptist Church)
African American Baptists
African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
First African Baptist Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Halftone photomechanical prints
Physical Description
Extent: 167 p. : incl. illus., plates, ports. ; 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433021775758
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11582423
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5ac9fa60-c62a-012f-1f37-58d385a7bc34
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