African American Women Writers of the 19th Century
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MLA-Style Citations for Digital Schomburg Texts

The New York Public Library and the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture welcomes students and scholars of all disciplines and backgrounds to cite the Digital Schomburg in their writings. To facilitate accurate attribution of these resources, we have prepared the following MLA-Style citations from guidelines endorsed by the Alliance of Computers and Writing.


Albert, Octavia V. Rogers.
The House of Bondage, or, Charlotte Brooks and Other Slaves.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm972.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm972/
(Date accessed).

Bibb, Eloise A.
Poems.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm973.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm973/
(Date accessed).

Broughton, Virginia W.
Twenty Year's [!] Experience of a Missionary.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm974.sgm. 1997 .
[NOTE: the exclamation point [!] in this
citation is to indicate that there is an error in the original rather
than in the title..]
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm974/
(Date accessed).

Brown, Hallie Q.
Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97253.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97253/
(Date accessed).

Brown, Josephine.
Biography of an American Bondman By His Daughter.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm974.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm975/
(Date accessed).

Burton, Annie L., B.
Memories of Childhood Days.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97252.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97252/
(Date accessed).

Bush-Banks, Olivia Ward.
Driftwood.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97246.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97246/
(Date accessed).

Delany, Lucy A.
From the Carkness Cometh the Light, or,
Struggles for Freedom.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97254.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97254/
(Date accessed).

Dunbar-Nelson, Alice Moore.
The Goodness of St. Rocque, and Other Stories.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm976.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm976/
(Date accessed).

Dunbar-Nelson, Alice Moore.
Violets and Other Tales.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm977.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm977/
(Date accessed).

Foote, Julia A. J.
A Brand Plucked From the Fire,
An Autobiographical Sketch.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm978.sgm. 1997 .
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm978/
(Date accessed).

Fordham, Mary Weston., Magnolia Leaves: Poems.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm979.sgm. 1997 .
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm979/
(Date accessed).

Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins.
Iola Leroy, or, Shadows Uplifted.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97248.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97248/
(Date accessed).

Heard, Josephine Delphine Henderson.
Morning Glories.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9710.sgm. 1997 .
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9710/
(Date accessed).

Hopkins, Pauline E.
Contending Forces : A Romance Illustrative of Negro Life North and South.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97247.sgm. 1997 .
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97247/
(Date accessed).

Jacobs, Harriet A.
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97255.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97255/
(Date accessed).

Johnson, A. E.
The Hazeley Family.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9711.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9711/
(Date accessed).

Johnson, Maggie Pogue.
Virginia Dreams: Lyrics for the Idle Hour,
Tales of the Time Told in Rhyme.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9712.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9712/
(Date accessed).

Keckley, Elizabeth.
Behind the Scenes, or,
Thirty Years a Slave, and Four Years in the White House.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9713.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9713/
(Date accessed).

Lee, Jarena,
Religious Experience and Journal of Mrs. Jarena Lee,
Giving an Account of Her Call to Preach the Gospel, Revised and Corrected from the
Original Manuscript Written by Herself.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9716.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9716/
(Date accessed).

Mattison, Hiram. Louisa Picquet, the Octoroon: A tale of Southern Slave Life.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97258.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97258/
(Date accessed).

Memoir of Old Elizabeth, a Coloured Woman.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97259.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97259/
(Date accessed).

Menken, Adah Isaacs.
Infelicia.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9717.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9717/
(Date accessed).

Moorer, Lizelia Augusta Jenkins.
Prejudice Unveiled.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9718.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9718/
(Date accessed).

Mossell, N. F., Mrs. The Work of the Afro-American Woman.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9729.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9729/
(Date accessed).

Plato, Ann, Essays Including Biographies and Miscellaneous Pieces, in Prose and Poetry.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97251.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97251/
(Date accessed).

Prince, Mary. The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave.
Related by Herself.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97262.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97262/
(Date accessed).

Prince, Nancy.
A Narrative of the Life and Travels of Mrs. Nancy Prince.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97263.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97263/
(Date accessed).

Ray, H. Cordelia.
Poems.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9719.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9719/
(Date accessed).

Rollin, Frank A.
Life and Public Services of Martin R. Delany.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9720.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9720/
(Date accessed).

Smith, Amanda.
An Autobiography : The Story of the Lord's Dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith,
the Colored Evangelist.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97264.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97264/
(Date accessed).

Smith, Effie Waller.
Songs of the Months.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97249.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97249/
(Date accessed).

Smith, Effie Waller.
Rhymes from the Cumberland.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97250.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97250/
(Date accessed).

Stewart, Maria W.
Productions of Mrs. Maria W. Stewart Presented to the First Africa.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9722.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9722/
(Date accessed).

Taylor, Susie King, b. 1848.
Reminiscences of My Life in Camp with the 33d United States Colored
Troops Late 1st S.C. Volunteers.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97267.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97267/
(Date accessed).

Thompson, Clara Ann.
Songs from the Wayside.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9723.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9723/
(Date accessed).

Thompson, Priscilla Jane.
Ethiope Lays.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9724.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9724/
(Date accessed).

Thompson, Priscilla Jane.
Gleanings of Quiet Hours .
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9725.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9725/
(Date accessed).

Truth, Sojourner.
Narrative of Sojourner Truth; a Bondswoman of Olden Time, Emancipated
by the New York Legislature in the Early Part of the Present Century;
With a History of Her Labors and Correspondence Drawn from her "Book of Life."
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97268.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97268/
(Date accessed).

Tucker, Mary E.
Loew's Bridge: A Broadway Idyl.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9726.sgm. 1997 .
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9726/
(Date accessed).

Tucker, Mary E. (Lambert).
Poems.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9727.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9727/
(Date accessed).

Veney, Bethany.
The Narrative of Bethany Veney, Slave Woman.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm97269.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm97269/
(Date accessed).

Wheatley, Phillis.
Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral.
New York: The Digital Schomburg, The New York Public Library.
File number 1997wwm9728.sgm. 1997.
http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/digs/wwm9728/
(Date accessed).


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