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Out of the ditch; a true story of an ex-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

Lewis, J. Vance (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910
Place: Houston (Tex.)
Publisher: Rein & Sons Co.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc B-Lewis, J. V. (Lewis, J. V. Out of the ditch)
Statement of responsibility: by J. Vance Lewis.
Physical Description
Extent: 154 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433058194675
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11768048
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): aecba770-c61e-012f-b1e9-58d385a7bc34
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