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Shadow land; stories of the South.

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

Robertson, Florence H. (Florence Henderson) (b. 1849) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1905
Place: Boston
Publisher: R.G. Badger
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc Fic (Robertson, F. Shadow land)
African Americans -- Virginia
Slavery -- Virginia
Physical Description
Extent: 91 p. illus.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433058874730
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11747351
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 208ff220-c60b-012f-ec86-58d385a7bc34
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