Emily B Thomas


Assistant teacher to James Baxter at the Colored School from at least 1888. Spent most of her teaching career at Commerce Street School.

Member of the Phyllis Wheatly Society.


“Death of Veteran Teacher” New York Age Feb 23, 1924

Board of Education Reports: 1888, 1890, 1891, 1905

“Phyllis Wheatly Literary Social” New York Age Jun 3, 1915

“Phyllis Wheatley Club Luncheon” New York Age Jul 3, 1920