The Negro in Chicago: a study of race relations and a race riot, by the Chicago Commission on Race Relations

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

Chicago Commission on Race Relations (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1922
Place: Chicago, Ill.
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 323.173-I (Illinois. Chicago Commission on Race Relations. Negro in Chicago. 1922)
Race relations -- United States
African Americans -- Chicago (Ill.)
Riots -- Chicago (Ill.)
Physical Description
Extent: Xxiv, 672 p. front., plates, facsims., plans (part fold.) 24 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11588545
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f5393650-c6f3-012f-a4c2-58d385a7bc34
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