Our Collections

Titles Acquired in 2016    Ahlert, Regine. La pestilencia más horrible … die Geschichte der indigenen und schwarzen Sklaverei in Nicaragua. Berlin, Lit, 2015. Albert Batista, Celsa. Diversidad…

 

Close to one hundred books and documents from the Lapidus Collection are now available on line. Among the manuscripts are a 1699 “Epistle from the yearly meeting of Friends…

 

This non-exhaustive list contains some of the scholarly works on slavery in the Atlantic World published in 2015.   Beck, Jane C. Daisy Turner’s Kin: An African American Saga. University of…

 

Looking for photo and print collections pertaining to the slave trade, slavery, and abolition? The Photographs and Prints Division of the Schomburg Center offers over 300,000 images which document…

 

These selected sites offer access to free, high-quality databases pertaining to the slave trade, slavery, and anti-slavery.   1853 Richmond and its Slave Market This video is meant to help viewers…

 

Looking for archive and manuscript collections pertaining to the slave trade, slavery, and anti-slavery? Your search starts here with the collections of the Schomburg Center and the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building.…

 

In 2015, the Schomburg Center acquired these books and library materials on the slave trade, slavery, and antislavery in English, French, Portuguese, and Spanish.   20 questions and answers on…

 

The Lapidus collection is continuously growing. In addition to his first 2014 gift of over 400 rare books and documents, Sid Lapidus continues to donate books and other…