The Crisis: a record of the darker races

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

The Crisis is "a quarterly journal of civil rights, history, politics and culture and seeks to educate and challenge its readers about issues that continue to plague African Americans and other communities of color."
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (Editor)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (Author)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc Ser.-M .C758
African Americans -- Culture
Numbering: Monthly (except bimonthly June/July and Aug./Sept.)
Citation/reference: The Black experience in America: Negro periodicals in the United States
Date: Continuous in print since 1910
Physical Description
Extent: 47 v. : ill.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 76967954
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21531563
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b737a3f0-c6b6-012f-7d5f-58d385a7bc34
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