The upward path; the evolution of a race

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

Helm, Mary, 1845-1913 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1911
Place: New York
Publisher: Missionary education movement of United States and Canada
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 266-H (Helm, M. Upward path)
African Americans -- Missions
Citation/reference: Revised edition of the author's "From darkness to light."
Physical Description
Extent: Xix, 333 p. illus., maps, ports
Halftone photomechanical prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433021645332
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11578123
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9f95f2f0-c6b7-012f-a235-58d385a7bc34
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