Negro at Mound Bayou, being an authentic story of the founding, growth and development of the "most celebrated town in the South," covering a period of twenty-two years.

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

Hood, Aurelius P. (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910
Place: [Nashville, Tenn.]
Publisher: [Printed by A.M.E. Sunday School Union]
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 976.2-H
African Americans -- Mississippi -- Mound Bayou (Miss.)
Physical Description
Extent: 122 p. illus., ports. 16 x 25 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 60583615
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16096398
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fba6d300-c627-012f-f174-58d385a7bc34
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