Thomas Phillips Memoir
Collection — Box: J (Small Collections)
The Thomas Jay Phillips memoir, titled "My Life: A Recollection from Thomas J. Phillips I," is a typescript reminiscence of his life prepared and footnoted by Phillips' great-grandaughter Elizabeth Jane Phillips. In it, Phillips tells his story beginning with his early recollections of life in Cranberry, North Carolina in the 1880s and continuing through his time as an apprentice blacksmith in New Jersey.
- Phillips, Thomas Jay, 1874-1960 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
0.05 linear feet (in one folder)
Method of Acquisition
The memoir was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Elizabeth Phillips on February 22, 2006, accession number 2006-034.
Georgia Greer processed the collection, and it was opened for research in June 2007.
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