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Aunt Sally; or, The cross the way of freedom. A narrative of the slave-life and purchase of the mother of Rev. Isaac Williams of Detroit, Michigan.

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858
Place: Cincinnati
Publisher: American Reform Tract and Book Society
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 326.92-A
Physical Description
Extent: 216 p., 2 leaves of plates : ill. ; 16 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11664138
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7cae0960-c616-012f-fbf0-58d385a7bc34
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