The black soldier: or, the colored boys of the United States Army

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

Curtis, Mary (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1918
Place: Washington, [D.C.]
Publisher: Printed by the Murray Brothers
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 355-C (Curtis, M. Black soldier)
African American troops
Physical Description
Extent: 60 p. illus., ports. 23 cm.
Halftone photomechanical prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433021598713
RLIN/OCLC: 58994667
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16065428
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0bf660c0-c6be-012f-098a-58d385a7bc34
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