Thomas Phillips Memoir, 2004


Thomas Phillips Memoir, 2004


The Thomas Phillips Memoir, titled "My Life: A Recollection from Thomas J. Phillips I" and held by the Archives of Appalachia at East Tennessee State University, 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)


Thomas Phillips Memoir, Archives of Appalachia, East Tennessee State University




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Phillips, Thomas Jay, 1874-1960 (Person), “Thomas Phillips Memoir, 2004,” Archives of Appalachia, accessed April 12, 2024,