Walter P. Phillips

Walter P. Phillips (June 14, 1846 – January 31, 1920) was an American journalist, telegraph operator, and inventor who created the Phillips Code, a brevity code which introduced the abbreviations POTUS and SCOTUS. He later became the head of the United Press.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 14th, 1846 (Grafton), Died January 31st, 1920

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1910

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 1255 10-in. ca. 1903 Red Cross march Columbia Band Band composer  
Columbia 1255 7-in. ca. 1903 Red Cross march no. 1 Columbia Band Band composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Phillips, Walter P.," accessed August 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100890.

Phillips, Walter P.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100890.

"Phillips, Walter P.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100890

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