To reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in New York City, all NYPL locations are temporarily closed until further notice. Learn more and find out about remote access for Library services.


book of the West Indies.

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

Verrill, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt) (1871-1954) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1917
Place: New York
Publisher: E.P. Dutton
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 917.29-V (Verill, A. Book of the West Indies)
West Indies, British
West Indies
Physical Description
Extent: Xvi p., 1 l., 458 p. col. front., illus., plates, maps. 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 5961805
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12653844
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 316317c0-c61e-012f-21ce-58d385a7bc34
Show filters Hide filters
7 results found