Plantation sketches

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

Phillips, J. Campbell, 1873-1948 or 1949 (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York,
Publisher: R. H. Russell
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 741.5-P (Phillips, J. C. Plantation sketches)
Plantation life
African Americans -- Social life and customs
United States -- Social conditions
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 2 p. l., 29 pl. 30 x 38 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433030890432
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11678230
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 05baef30-c6c0-012f-5654-58d385a7bc34
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