narrative of a voyage to Surinam, of a residence there during 1805, 1806, and 1807, and of the author's return to Europe by the way of North America, by Baron Albert von Sack.

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

Sack, Albert, Baron von (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1810
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for G. and W. Nicol by W. Bulmer
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 918.8-S (Sack, A. Narrative of a voyage to Surinam)
Blacks -- Suriname
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11719563
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ae179a40-c607-012f-520e-58d385a7bc34
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