The Philadelphia colored directory, 1910: a handbook of the religious, social, political, professional, business and other activities of the Negroes of Philadelphia.

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

Wright, Richard R. (Richard Robert), 1878- (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Philadelphia Colored Directory Co.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare D 02-2
African Americans -- Philadelphia (Pa.)
Physical Description
Extent: 89 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433036926362
RLIN/OCLC: 48935795
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15335517
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c077aab0-c6b4-012f-8785-58d385a7bc34
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