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Africa in the nineteenth century, by Edgar Sanderson.

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

Sanderson, Edgar (d. 1907) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898 (Questionable)
Place: New York
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 960-S
Africa -- Colonization
Physical Description
Extent: Vi, 335 p. illus., ports., map 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433058874607
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11716853
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6c651d80-c607-012f-0b03-58d385a7bc34
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