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Ten thousand miles in a yacht; round the West Indies and up the Amazon.

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

Arthur, Richard (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1906
Place: New York
Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Company
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 918.1-A (Arthur, R. Ten thousand miles in a yacht)
Halftone photomechanical prints
Physical Description
Extent: 253 p. incl. front. (port.) illus. (incl. maps) plates. 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433021598499
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11717907
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6f392550-c624-012f-5e40-58d385a7bc34
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