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In the tropics : or, Scenes and incidents of West Indian life

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: 1876
Place: London
Publisher: Wesleyan Conference Office
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 266-M (Marrat, J. In the tropics)
Statement of responsibility: by Jabez Marrat.
Physical Description
Extent: 145 p., [3] leaves of plates : ill., 1 fold. col. map ; 19 cm.
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11580349
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9bb83e90-c619-012f-cd2f-58d385a7bc34
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