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Negro problem solved, or, Africa as she was, as she is, and as she shall be. Her curse and her cure Hollis Read.

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

Read, Hollis (1802-1887) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1864
Place: New York
Publisher: A. A. Constantine
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 326.8C-R
Africa -- Colonization
Physical Description
Extent: 418 p. ill. 19 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11662516
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 190dbbc0-c619-012f-47cc-58d385a7bc34
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