Picturesque Jamaica by A. Duperly & Son with descriptive text of the Island

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

A. Duperly & Son (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900 - 1909 (Questionable)
Place: Kingston
Publisher: A. Duperly
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc G 99-4
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 76 p. : chiefly ill., facsim. ; 23 x 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433058164538
RLIN/OCLC: 2608025
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13791855
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9da81040-c62d-012f-cc2c-58d385a7bc34
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