Transfer Day

Transfer Day occurred on March 31, 1917 wherein the Danish West Indies, now known as the Virgin Islands, was sold to the United States. The author traces his ancestry on the Caribbean island St. Croix during the period of African enslavement and also discovers the role that Virgin Islanders played in the stories Harlem Renaissance and the many contributions Virgin Islanders to progress and developments in the United States and in deed the world… The eBook is available as well and the printed version.