The Autobiography of James Shelton

TitleThe Autobiography of James Shelton
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsShelton, James
MagazineSmoky Mountain Historical Society Journal and Newsletter
Issue Number2
Date Publishedsummer
SubjectsAgriculture, History, Personal narratives

A rambling tale of Shelton's childhood during the Depression, being shifted from one family to another, and discovering new things. Includes a description of curing tobacco the old-fashioned way. Will be continued in later issues.


Full text is available to members of the Smoky Mountain Historical Society.