Recreation and amusement among Negroes in Washington, D.C. : a sociological analysis of the Negro in an urban environment.

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

Jones, William Henry (1896- ) (Author)
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.) (Photographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1927
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Howard University Press
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 331.84-J (Jones, W. Recreation and amusement among Negroes in Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
African Americans -- District of Columbia
Physical Description
Extent: Xv, 216 p. illus., map, diagr. 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433019726953
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11672184
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 591c4e70-c6b3-012f-03b2-58d385a7bc34
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