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My southern home, or, The south and its people.

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

Brown, William Wells (1814?-1884) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880
Place: Boston
Publisher: A. G. Brown
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare C 81-7
African Americans
Slavery -- United States
Plantation life
Physical Description
Extent: Vii, 253 p.: ill., ports.; 20 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG814130302-B
Barcode: 33433036928137
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10712436
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d75902c0-c616-012f-5d90-58d385a7bc34
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