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Title
"I made a desperate effort"
Collection

Autobiography of James L. Smith : including also, reminiscences of slave life, recollections of the war, education of freedmen, causes of the exodus, etc.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881
Place: Norwich [Conn]
Publisher: Press of the Bulletin Co.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 326.92-S (Smith, J. L. Autobiography of James L. Smith)
Topics
Slavery -- United States
Smith, James Lindsay
Fugitive slaves -- United States
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG85-B2596
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10932119
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 13aacee0-c60a-012f-dd57-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1881: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. ""I made a desperate effort"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-74a1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. ""I made a desperate effort"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 13, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-74a1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1881). "I made a desperate effort" Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-74a1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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"I made a desperate effort"