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Title
The gates of Dahomey.
Names
Forbes, Frederick E. (Frederick Edwyn) (Author)
Collection

Dahomey and the Dahomans; being the journals of two missions to the king of Dahomey, and residence at his capital, in the year the king of Dahomey, and residence at his capital, in the year the king of Dahomey, and residence at his capital, in the year 1849 and 1850. By Frederick E. Forbes.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1851
Place: London
Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green,and Longmans
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 916.68 F (Forbes, F.E. Dahomey and the Dahomans)
Topics
Africa
Dahomey
Gates -- Dahomey
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR4891983-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11722658
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 53bfb260-c61e-012f-ff28-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1851: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "The gates of Dahomey." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1851. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-d6f0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "The gates of Dahomey." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-d6f0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1851). The gates of Dahomey. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-d6f0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The gates of Dahomey.