The white side of a black subject, enlarged and brought down to date; a vindication of the Afro-American race; from the landing of slaves at St. Augustine, Florida, in 1565, to the present time

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

Wood, Norman B. (Norman Barton), 1857-1933 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Place: Chicago
Publisher: American Publishing House
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 973-W (Wood. N. White side of a black subject)
African Americans -- Social conditions
Physical Description
Extent: 408 p. ill., ports. 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433019727779
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11734818
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 54aac6a0-c62a-012f-5a77-58d385a7bc34
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