More Resources

More Resources


Looking for books, articles, or websites with more information about the Great Migration and The Migration Series? Here are some in-depth resources.

Book: The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
“Pulitzer Prize–winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life.”

Teaching Kit: Jacob Lawrence and The Migration Series
Want more teaching tools and tips, primary sources, and historical information? Order The Phillips Collection’s award-winning Jacob Lawrence and The Migration Series Teaching Kit today!

Website: Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series
Browse all 60 panels from The Migration Series on The Phillips Collection’s website, which explores the lasting cultural, political, and societal impact of the Great Migration through the life and work of Jacob Lawrence.

Website: One-Way Ticket
The Museum of Modern Art in New York owns the even numbered panels and has created this multimedia website that provides an in-depth look at Jacob Lawrence’s 60 panels.