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Missions de Gironcourt en Afrique occidentale, 1908/1909 - 1911/1912; documents scientifiques

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

Gironcourt, Georges de (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1920
Place: Paris
Publisher: Société de géographie
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 916.6-G (Gironcourt, G. Missions)
Africa, West
Scientific expeditions
Statement of responsibility: Publiés avec le concours de l'Académie des sciences (Fonds Bonaparte), de 'Académie des inscriptions et belles-lettres, et de la Société de géographie.
Physical Description
Extent: 623 p. illus., port., maps (part fold.) tables. 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433058874524
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11703079
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5f2db300-c6ce-012f-9939-58d385a7bc34
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