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[The Georgia Negro] Migration of Negroes. 1890

W.E.B. Du Bois and Atlanta University students

Title: [The Georgia Negro] Migration of Negroes. 1890.

Summary: Diagram shows two maps of the United States, one showing state in which African Americans born in Georgia reside in 1890 and the other showing where African Americans living in Georgia in 1890 were born.

Contributor Names: Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963.

Created / Published: [ca. 1900]

Subject Headings: 

-  Exposition universelle--(1900 :--Paris, France)--Exhibitions & displays

-  African Americans--Economic & social conditions--Georgia--1890-1900

-  Demography--1890-1900

Genre: Maps--1890-1900, Diagrams--1890-1900Drawings--Color--1890-1900


-  Title from LOT 11931, no. 1; part title from item.

-  Chart prepared by Du Bois for the Negro Exhibit of the American Section at the Paris Exposition Universelle in 1900 to show the economic and social progress of African Americans since emancipation.

-  The microfilm surrogate is available in the Prints & Photographs Reading Room.

-  Forms part of: Daniel Murray collection (Library of Congress).

-  Original materials filed in PR 12 under LOT 11931.

Medium: 1 drawing : ink and watercolor ; 710 x 560 mm (board)

Call Number/Physical Location: LOT 11931, no. 8

Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu

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