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The Negro in the New World

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

Johnston, Harry Hamilton, Sir, 1858-1927 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910
Place: London
Publisher: Methuen
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 326.97-J (Johnston, H. Negro in the New World. New York: 1910)
Slavery -- United States
Blacks -- United States
Statement of responsibility: by Sir Harry H. Johnston ; with one illustration in colour by the author and 390 black and white illustrations by the author and others ; maps by Mr. J. W. Addison.
Physical Description
Extent: Xxix, 499, [1] p. incl. illus, plates, maps. col. front., 2 fold. maps. 27 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433034788145
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10736862
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f18beac0-c6b7-012f-342e-58d385a7bc34
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