The story of cotton and the development of the cotton states

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

Brooks, Eugene C. (Eugene Clyde), 1871-1947 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1911
Place: Chicago
Publisher: Rand, McNally
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 338.1-B (Brooks, E. C. Story of cotton)
Cotton industry -- Southern States
Physical Description
Extent: X, 370 p. illus., maps. 19 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433019740087
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11664211
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8479d930-c627-012f-3f07-58d385a7bc34
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