American slave-trade; an account of its origin, growth and suppression, by John R. Spears, illustrated by Walter Appleton Clark.

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

Spears, John Randolph (1850-1936) (Author)
Clark, Walter Appleton (1876-1906 ) (Illustrator)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Place: London
Publisher: Bickers
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 326.1-S (Spears, J. R. American slave-trade)
Halftone photomechanical prints
Physical Description
Extent: Xvii, 232 p. front., plates. 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 334330347856695
RLIN/OCLC: 4772626
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13345707
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2e7d53b0-c621-012f-3151-58d385a7bc34
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